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- JIST Publishing 2011; US$ 14.95
The 9 -to-5 Cure is a ground-breaking new guide outlining an immediate and practical strategy for being abundantly employed in any economy. Learn how to insulate yourself from sudden and total job loss by following the practical advice detailed in each chapter. Earn a good living in any economic environment by learning how to create an exceptional... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1999; US$ 81.00
This book examines changing work relationships in industrialized economies within the context of economic restructuring and demographic variables. The goal of this book is to examine experiences of industrialized economies in dealing with changing work relationships and discuss policy implications of creating such work relationships. The thesis of... more...
- Springer 2012; US$ 49.99
Der Fehlzeiten-Report 2012 beschäftigt sich mit dem Schwerpunktthema Flexible Arbeitswelten: Chancen nutzen - Risiken minimieren. Durch die wirtschaftlichen und technischen Entwicklungen der letzten 20 Jahre haben sich Gesellschaft und Arbeitswelt in Deutschland stark verändert. Beschäftigte arbeiten zunehmend flexibler,... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 22.95
Work Time is a sociological overview of a complex web of relations that shapes much of our experience of work and life yet often goes without critical examination. Cynthia Negrey examines work time past and present, exploring structural economic change and the gender division of labor to ask: what are the historical, cultural, public policy,... more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 49.99
Suchtprobleme durch den Konsum von Alkohol, Medikamenten, Nikotin oder illegalen Drogen spielen in der Arbeitswelt eine größere Rolle als oft angenommen. Schätzungen gehen davon aus, dass bis zu 10 Prozent aller Beschäftigten Suchtmittel in missbräuchlicher Weise konsumieren - vor allem Alkohol oder Medikamente. Hinzu kommen... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 65.95
The growth in part-time employment has been one of the most striking features in industrialized economies over the past forty years. Part-Time Prospects presents for the first time a systematically comparative analysis of the common and divergent patterns in the use of part-time work in Europe, America and the Pacific Rim. It brings together sociologists... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 200.00
Working time is a crucial issue for both research and public policy. This book presents the first comprehensive analysis of both paid and unpaid work time, integrating a unique discussion of overwork, underwork, shortening of the working week, and flexible work practices. Time at work is affected by a complex web of evolving culture and social relations,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 49.95
The gradual reduction in weekly working hours in the first half of the last century, which culminated in the widespread adoption of the 'standard' working week by the 1960s, was grounded in a concern for health and safety and for the preservation of time outside of paid labour. Over the last few decades, however, this progressive standardization... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 65.00
This 2004 book examines the influence of EC rules on European nations' policies towards part-time working. more...