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

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

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Hardcover | August 13, 2004

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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.
Shaun Wilsonis Research Fellow in the Centre for Social Research in the Research School of Social Sciences at the Australian National University in Canberra. He is principle investigator of theAustralian Survey of Social Attitudes. His areas of research include political and social attitudes, political sociology, and the sociology of w...
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Title:The Struggle Over Work: The 'End of Work' and Employment Alternatives in Post-Industrial SocietiesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:248 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.8 inPublished:August 13, 2004Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0415305500

ISBN - 13:9780415305501

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