The Struggle Over Work: The 'End of Work' and Employment Alternatives in Post-Industrial Societies

The Struggle Over Work: The 'End of Work' and Employment Alternatives in Post-Industrial Societies

by Shaun Wilson, Wilson Shaun
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415305500

ISBN-13: 9780415305501

Pub. Date: 08/13/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The future of work in advanced industrial democracies is the subject of intense debate and public concern. Despite predictions that working hours would fall and leisure time would rise as society progressed, the opposite has in fact occurred. This new book contains a twofold investigation into 'the end of work' with theoretical and policy angles contributing to the

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The future of work in advanced industrial democracies is the subject of intense debate and public concern. Despite predictions that working hours would fall and leisure time would rise as society progressed, the opposite has in fact occurred. This new book contains a twofold investigation into 'the end of work' with theoretical and policy angles contributing to the growing research field on the boundaries of economics and sociology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415305501
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/13/2004
Series:
Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy Series
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.69(d)

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