The Oxford Handbook of Work and Family

Hardcover | June 28, 2016

EditorTammy D. Allen, Lillian T. Eby

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The Oxford Handbook of Work and Family examines contemporary work-family issues from a variety of important viewpoints. By thoroughly examining where the field has been and where it is heading, this important volume offers razor-sharp reviews of long-standing topics and fresh ideas to movework-family research and practice in new and necessary directions.In providing comprehensive, interdisciplinary, cross-cultural, and cross-national perspectives, Tammy D. Allen and Lillian T. Eby have assembled a world-class team of scholars and practitioners to offer readers cutting-edge information on this rapidly growing area of scientific inquiry. The Handbookalso includes reviews of historically under-studied groups and highlights the important role that technology plays in shaping the work-family interface, the potential contribution of neuroscience to better understanding work-family issues, the ways in which work-family scholarship and practice canbe enhanced through theoretical perspectives, and the use of social media to translate important research findings to the public.The Oxford Handbook of Work and Family is a roadmap for moving work-family scholarship forward, while also providing rich descriptive accounts of how major organizations have been able to turn research findings into effective evidence-based policies and practices to help adults better manage bothwork and family responsibilities.

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The Oxford Handbook of Work and Family examines contemporary work-family issues from a variety of important viewpoints. By thoroughly examining where the field has been and where it is heading, this important volume offers razor-sharp reviews of long-standing topics and fresh ideas to movework-family research and practice in new and ne...

Tammy D. Allen is Professor of Psychology and Director of the Industrial-Organizational Psychology doctoral training program at the University of South Florida. She is a Fellow of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, the Association for Psychological Science, and the American Psychological Association. She is known...
Format:HardcoverDimensions:528 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.98 inPublished:June 28, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199337535

ISBN - 13:9780199337538

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