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Work : Personal Lives & Social Policy

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Drawing on a range of theoretical approaches, the authors explore questions that are central to our understanding of how the personal not only is shaped in and through work, but also contributes to social relations at work. Among the issues considered are: that emotional labour is increasingly central to the labour process of welfare work, the changing relationship between ageing, work and personal lives, and the ways through which welfare-to-work policies seek to regulate personal lives. The book seeks to further our understanding of the complex links between social policy and work in its different forms as well as highlighting that the dominant discourses of work have developed around particular constructions of how personal lives should be ordered.

Item details

Author(s):
Mooney, Gerry (editor)
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st Edition, 2004
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1861345208
ISBN-13:
9781861345202
Number of pages:
174
Publisher:
Policy Press

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Drawing on a range of theoretical approaches, the authors explore questions that are central to our understanding of how the personal not only is shaped in and through work, but also contributes to social relations at work. Among the issues considered are: that emotional labour is increasingly central to the labour process of welfare work, the changing relationship between ageing, work and personal lives, and the ways through which welfare-to-work policies seek to regulate personal lives. The book seeks to further our understanding of the complex links between social policy and work in its different forms as well as highlighting that the dominant discourses of work have developed around particular constructions of how personal lives should be ordered.

Author(s):
Mooney, Gerry (editor)
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st Edition, 2004
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1861345208
ISBN-13:
9781861345202
Number of pages:
174
Publisher:
Policy Press

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