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Sociology of work : an encyclopedia

Author: Vicki Smith
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, California : SAGE Reference, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The simple act of going to work every day is an integral part of all societies across the globe. It is an ingrained social contract: we all work to survive. But it goes beyond physical survival. Psychologists have equated losing a job with the trauma of divorce or a family death, and enormous issues arise, from financial panic to sinking self-esteem. Through work, we build our self-identity, our lifestyle, and our  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vicki Smith
ISBN: 9781452205069 145220506X
OCLC Number: 828855440
Awards: Winner of Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2013
Description: pages cm
Contents: Volume 1. A-L --
volume 2. M-Z, index.
Responsibility: Vicki Smith, University of California, Davis, editor.

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This multi-disciplinary encyclopedia covers curricular subjects that seek to address that question, ranging from business and management to anthropology, sociology, social history, psychology,  Read more...

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