An Introduction to the Sociology of Work and Occupations

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  • 9781412992855
  • 9781483341743
  • 9781483342412
The Sociology of Work and Occupations, Second Edition connects work and occupations to the key subjects of sociological inquiry: social and technological change, race, ethnicity, gender, social class, education, social networks, and modes of organization. In 15 chapters, Rudi Volti succinctly but comprehensively covers the changes in the world of work, encompassing everything from gathering and hunting to working in today's Information Age. This book introduces students to a highly relevant analysis of society today. In this new and updated edition, globalization and technology are each given their own chapter and discussed in great depth.
  • SAGE Publications; October 2011
  • ISBN 9781483341743
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  • Title: An Introduction to the Sociology of Work and Occupations
  • Author: Rudi Volti
  • Imprint: SAGE Publications, Inc
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781412992855
  • 9781483341743
  • 9781483342412

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“The discussion of jobs, human capital, and credentials is practical and engaging!”

 

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781412992855
  • 9781483341743
  • 9781483342412