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Job satisfaction around the academic world

Author: Peter James Bentley
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer, [2013]
Series: The changing academy: the changing academic profession in international comparative perspective, 7
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Systemic variations between states imply a more complex academic culture than the common view of increasing demands, rising competition, and shrinking state funding. This comparative study tracks  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Cross-cultural studies
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter James Bentley
ISBN: 9789400754331 9400754337
OCLC Number: 805045153
Description: xvi, 267 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction: Satisfaction Around the World? / V. Lynn Meek --
2.Academic Work at the Periphery: Why Argentine Scholars Are Satisfied, Despite All / Gabriel Rebello --
3.Factors Associated with Job Satisfaction Amongst Australian University Academics and Future Workforce Implications / V. Lynn Meek --
4.Job Satisfaction in a Diverse Institutional Environment: The Brazilian Experience / Simon Schwartzman --
5.Canadian University Academics' Perceptions of Job Satisfaction: "... The Future Is Not What It Used to Be" / Iain Snee --
6.Finland: Satisfaction Guaranteed! A Tale of Two Systems / Ian R. Dobson --
7.Determinants of Academic Job Satisfaction in Germany / Ulrich Teichler --
8.Factors Determining Academics' Job Satisfaction in Japan from the Perspective of Role Diversification / Tsukasa Daizen --
9.An Academic Life in Malaysia: A Wonderful Life or Satisfaction Not Guaranteed? / Mohd Ali Samsudin Note continued: 10.Portugal: Dimensions of Academic Job Satisfaction / Sofia Sousa --
11.The South African Academic Profession: Job Satisfaction for a Besieged Profession? / Charl C. Wolhuter --
12.Satisfaction in Stages: The Academic Profession in the United Kingdom and the British Commonwealth / Alice Bennion --
13.Academic Job Satisfaction from an International Comparative Perspective: Factors Associated with Satisfaction Across 12 Countries / V. Lynn Meek.
Series Title: The changing academy: the changing academic profession in international comparative perspective, 7
Responsibility: Peter James Bentley, Hamish Coates, Ian R. Dobson, Leo Goedegebuure, V. Lynn Meek, editors.
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