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My job, my self : work and the creation of the modern individual

Author: Al Gini
Publisher: New York (N.Y.) ; London : Routledge, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book explores why we work, how our work affects us, and what we will become as a nation of workers. It is a lively and humorous meditation on the nature of work and identity, the costs and  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Al Gini
ISBN: 041592636X 9780415926362 0415926351 9780415926355
OCLC Number: 490917918
Description: XIII-266 p. ; 23 cm
Contents: You are what you do --
Work: what is it? --
Collar color doesn't count --
Good work/bad work --
Lack of vision --
All work, but very little ethics --
Women in the workplace --
Squeezing time --
Workaholism, stress, and fatigue --
The work, spend, and debt syndrome --
Moral leadership and business ethics --
The end of work: is Rifkin right? --
The failure of work --
The future of work.
Responsibility: Al Gini.


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"He looks at it [work-related topics] all through his own humane yet practical lens...The result is packed with insights for workers and bosses alike...Gini covers a big topic from many different Read more...

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