Work, Industry, And Canadian Society

Paperback | October 15, 2010

byHarvey J. Krahn, Graham S. Lowe, Karen Hughes

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Work, Industry and Canadian Society, Sixth Edition studies the social ramifications of work. With a Canadian focus, the author team examines how individual, societal, national, and global issues shape this central human activity. The world of work continues to change rapidly, and this edition covers the most recent trends and statistics. The authors are well regarded for their teaching and research, and their years of experience are evident in this comprehensive volume on the past, present and future of work in Canada.

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Work, Industry and Canadian Society, Sixth Edition studies the social ramifications of work. With a Canadian focus, the author team examines how individual, societal, national, and global issues shape this central human activity. The world of work continues to change rapidly, and this edition covers the most recent trends and statistic...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:544 pages, 9 × 5.94 × 0.81 inPublished:October 15, 2010Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0176501134

ISBN - 13:9780176501136

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PrefaceIntroductionChapter 1: Capitalism, Industrialization, and Postindustrial SocietyChapter 2: Canadian Employment Patterns and TrendsChapter 3: Labour Markets and Jobs - Opportunities and InequalityChapter 4: Women's EmploymentChapter 5: The Organization and Management of WorkChapter 6: Conflict and Control in the WorkplaceChapter 7: Unions, Industrial Relations, and StrikesChapter 8: The Meaning and Experience of WorkConclusionReferencesIndex