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The meaning of work : papers on work organization and the design of jobs

Author: Lisl Klein
Publisher: London : Karnac, 2008.
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Lisl Klein has spent forty years working on the twin themes of the practice of social science in organizations and the importance of work and work organization. Papers on the first of these were published as "Working Across the Gap". This present volume brings together papers covering the second theme, the meaning and organization of work. After a historical introduction, the book has five sections: Making the case;  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisl Klein
ISBN: 9781855753488 1855753480
OCLC Number: 212894182
Description: xix, 315 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Lisl Klein.

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Brings together papers covering the theme, the meaning and organization of work. This book consists of sections such as: Making the case; Two pieces of research, separated by forty years; Five  Read more...

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'To say that Lisl Klein has been active and influential as a consultant in industry for nearly fifty years is an understatement. She has, in her own words in "Working Across the Gap", had a Read more...

 
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