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Work, worklessness, and the political economy of health

Author: C Bambra
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
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This text examines the effects on health and inequalities in health of work and unemployment, drawing upon international evidence from occupational health and epidemiology as well as the social sciences.
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Bambra, C. (Clare).
Work, worklessness, and the political economy of health.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011
(DLC) 2011942566
(OCoLC)751795445
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: C Bambra
ISBN: 9780191731372 0191731374 9780191628542 0191628549 1283580985 9781283580984
OCLC Number: 801405033
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 242 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Welfare state capitalism and health --
Health hazards in the physical work environment --
Psychosocial work environment and risks to health --
Recession, unemployment, and health --
Health related worklessness --
Work, health, and welfare interventions.
Responsibility: Clare Bambra.

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