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Work, industry, and Canadian society /
Harvey J. Krahn, University of Alberta, Karen D. Hughes, University of Alberta, Graham S. Lowe, The Graham Lowe Group Inc. and University of Alberta.
edition
Seventh edition.
imprint
Toronto : Nelson Education, [2015]
description
xxxvi, 540 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
ISBN
0176531939 (Paper), 9780176531935 (Paper)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Toronto : Nelson Education, [2015]
isbn
0176531939 (Paper)
9780176531935 (Paper)
contents note
Historical perspectives on work (1700-1950s) -- Contemporary debates on work (1950s to present day) -- Canadian employment patterns -- Good jobs, bad jobs, no jobs -- Labour markets: opportunities and inequality -- Gender and paid employment -- Household, family, and caring work -- In search of new managerial paradigms -- Conflict and control in the workplace -- Unions and industrial relations -- Alternative approaches to economic organization -- Work values and work orientations -- Job satisfaction, alienation, and work-related stress -- Conclusions.
catalogue key
9555425
 
Includes bibliographical references (pages 469-524) and index.

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