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Better than sex : how a whole generation got hooked on work

Author: Helen Trinca; Catherine Fox
Publisher: Milsons Point, N.S.W. : Random House Australia, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Why have so many people put work ahead of family, religion and leisure? And when did it become the measure of human value? The authors focus on the relationships between employees and their organisations, discussing how work has changed and the connection between the love affair with work and the obsession with consumption.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Trinca; Catherine Fox
ISBN: 1740511964 9781740511964
OCLC Number: 223623654
Description: vii, 226 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Helen Trinca & Catherine Fox.

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Why have so many people put work ahead of family, religion and leisure? And when did it become the measure of human value? The authors focus on the relationships between employees and their organisations, discussing how work has changed and the connection between the love affair with work and the obsession with consumption.

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