Women, Work and Family in the British, Canadian and Norwegian Offshore Oilfields

Women, Work and Family in the British, Canadian and Norwegian Offshore Oilfields

by Jane Lewis
     
 
Drawing on empirical research in Norway, Canada and Scotland, this book documents the intimate relationship between the quality of family life and work in an industry which declares 'we hire men, not families'. It also examines the experiences of women who seek to work offshore and the reasons for the differences between the three regions.

Overview

Drawing on empirical research in Norway, Canada and Scotland, this book documents the intimate relationship between the quality of family life and work in an industry which declares 'we hire men, not families'. It also examines the experiences of women who seek to work offshore and the reasons for the differences between the three regions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312005283
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
05/01/1988
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.85(h) x 0.75(d)

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