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Changing Contours of Work

Jobs and Opportunities in the New Economy (Sociology for a New Century Series)

by Stephen A. Sweet

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Pine Forge Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Work & labour,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Sociology,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Careers - General,
  • Workplace Culture,
  • Economic aspects,
  • High technology industries,
  • Labor market,
  • Technological innovations,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11716533M
    ISBN 101412917441
    ISBN 109781412917445

    The Changing World of Work. The world of work is as dynamic as ever, with dramatic changes underway that wil l. affect employees, managers, and consumers for years to . The changing contours of fairness: using multiple lenses to focus the HRM research agenda Article (PDF Available) March with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

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    A comparative review of the historical transformations in work Opening with engaging vignettes of four workers, Jamal (a low-wage worker), Eileen (a high-powered professional), Dan (a displaced autoworker), and Chi-Ying (a young, Chinese, employee), Changing Contours of Work: Jobs and Opportunities in the New Economy frames the development of.   "Given the rapid changes in the configuration of the global economy, Global Shift, Seventh Edition, will be welcomed by academicians and assigned in graduate and undergraduate retaining the strengths that have made prior editions much adopted around the world, the seventh edition has been updated to weave in such important new topics as the impact of the recent /5(14).


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"Changing Contours of Work is an engaging text that is of significant value in courses on the sociology of work." -- Journal of Family Theory & Review -- Journal of Family Theory & Review "With a captivating dose of realism and critical inquiry, the authors have done an excellent job of introducing some of the most troubling labour market issues of our by: “ Changing Contours of Work: Jobs and Opportunities in the New Economy provides numerous insights into the new world of work and is a prolific source of material for class discussion, further research, and written assignments.” “ Changing Contours of Work is an engaging text.

In the highly-anticipated second edition of Changing Contours of Work: Jobs and Opportunities in the New Economy, authors Sweet and Meiskins once again provide a rich analysis of the American workplace in the larger context of an integrated global economy.

Through engaging vignettes and rich data, this text frames the development of jobs and employment opportunities in an international /5(3). Changing Contours of Work is an exploration of the American workplace in the larger context of an integrated global economy.

Presented with engaging vignettes and rich data, Changing Contours of Work book fourth edition shows the reader how the "old economy" is now operating within the "new economy" and how that integration shapes the development of work opportunities.

Changing Contours of Work: Jobs and Opportunities in the New Economy. In the highly-anticipated second edition of Changing Contours of Work: Jobs and Opportunities in the New Economy, authors Sweet and Meiskins once again provide a rich analysis of the American workplace in the larger context of an integrated global economy/5.

Changing Contours of Work: Jobs and Opportunities in the New Economy. Mapping the Contours of Work 1 Scenes From the New Economy 3 Culture and Work 6 Structure and Work 11 Class Structures 12 Job Markets and Job Demands 13 Demography and the New Labor Force 16 Agency and Careers 18 Conclusion 20 2.

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Because of the nature of. Reshaping the Contours of the New Economy Opportunity Chasms Class Chasms Gender Chasms Racial and Ethnic Chasms International Chasms Agents of Change Individuais Activist, Advocacy, and Interest Groups Unions and Organized Labor Employers Government File Size: KB.

SOCIOLOGY FOR A NEW CENTURY CHANGING CONTOURS OF WORK Jobs and Opportunities in the New Economy STEPHEN SWEET Ithaca College PETER MEIKSINS ' Cleveland State University, Ohio ^ PINE FORGE PRESS An Imprint of Sage Publications, Inc.

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SECOND EDITION CHANGING CONTOURS OF WORK Jobs and Opportunities in the New Economy STEPHEN SWEET Acknowledgments xxi 1. Mapping the Contours of Work 1 Scenes From the New Economy 3 Culture and Work 7 Structure and Work 12 ' Class Structures 13 Job Markets and Job Demands 14 The Agents of Change The Role of Individuals - The Role File Size: 95KB.

Changing Contours of Work examines the effects that these (and other) changes have had on workers' lives on and off the job and the ability to make ends meet. Using a historical lens, this book reconsiders the notion of a new economy revealing important changes that have transpired, but also enduring practices 4/5(3).

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TY Sweet: /5(14). Changing Contours of Work examines the effects that these (and other) changes have had on workers' lives on and off the job and the ability to make ends meet.

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In Changing Contours of Work: Jobs and Opportunities in the New Economy, authors. Stephen Sweet and Peter Meiksins provide a broad overview of workers, jobs, labor markets, and.

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The winds of change are buffeting the terms and conditions of work, its content, and its context. The rapidity and discontinuity of these changes produce discomfort and anxiety among employees and unprecedented challenges to the leadership of organizations."Given the rapid changes in the configuration of the global economy, Global Shift, Seventh Edition, will be welcomed by academicians and assigned in graduate and undergraduate retaining the strengths that have made prior editions much adopted around the world, the seventh edition has been updated to weave in such important new topics as the impact of the recent global financial /5(14).