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The new American workplace

Author: James O'Toole; Edward E Lawler, III.
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Redefines the state of the nation's workplace in the current generation, citing significant changes to such elements as the role of working women, the pervasiveness of outsourcing, and a meteoric rise in worker competitiveness.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James O'Toole; Edward E Lawler, III.
ISBN: 1403969590 9781403969590 1403984913 9781403984913
OCLC Number: 64846036
Description: x, 260 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: I: Work in America --
II: Changes in the American workplace --
The nature of organizations --
The work itself --
The employment relationship --
III: Consequences for the American worker --
Careers --
Work/life balance --
Health and safety --
Job and life satisfaction --
Performance pressure --
Compensation --
Employee "voice" --
Training and development --
Community and commitment --
Winners and losers --
IV: Choices and future directions --
Organizations and competitiveness --
Public policy --
Individuals --
V: Future of the American workplace.
Responsibility: James O'Toole, Edward E. Lawler III.
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Abstract:

Redefines the state of the nation's workplace in the current generation, citing significant changes to such elements as the role of working women, the pervasiveness of outsourcing, and a meteoric rise in worker competitiveness.

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