The Oxford Handbook of Work and Family by Tammy D. AllenThe Oxford Handbook of Work and Family by Tammy D. Allen

The Oxford Handbook of Work and Family

EditorTammy D. Allen, Lillian T. Eby

Hardcover | June 28, 2016

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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.
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...
Title:The Oxford Handbook of Work and FamilyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:528 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.98 inPublished:June 28, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199337535

ISBN - 13:9780199337538