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

Author: Al Gini
Publisher: New York, NY : Routledge, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Routledge paperback editionView all editions and formats
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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: 9780415926362 041592636X
OCLC Number: 1005671912
Description: xiii, 266 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. You Are What You Do --
2. Work --
What Is It? --
3. Collar Color Doesn't Count --
4. Good Work/Bad Work --
5. Lack of Vision --
6. All Work, But Very Little Ethics --
7. Women in the Workplace --
8. Squeezing Time --
9. Workaholism, Stress, and Fatigue --
10. The Work, Spend, and Debt Syndrome --
11. Moral Leadership and Business Ethics --
12. The End of Work: Is Rifkin Right? --
13. The Failure of Work --
14. 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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