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The Nature of work

The Nature of work

sociological perspectives

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Work,
  • Industrial sociology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Kai Erikson and Steven Peter Vallas.
    SeriesAmerican Sociological Association presidential series
    ContributionsErikson, Kai, 1931-, Vallas, Steven P. 1951-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD4904 .N347 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 378 p. ;
    Number of Pages378
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1870926M
    ISBN 100300045204
    LC Control Number90030425

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      Notes [] ↑ a b Bats and Bats - Advanced honors were introduced in , and therefore have no entry in the official Answer Book. ↑ The Endangered Animals honor was introduced in , so it has no entry in the official Answer Book. ↑ a b c The Soils, Worms, and Worms - Advanced honors were introduced in , and therefore have no entry in the official . Social Work: A Beginner's Text - Chapter 1 'Nature and Purpose of Social Work'.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shepard, Jean L. Human nature at work. New York, Harper [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors. To hear more about the difference understanding human nature makes to leaders and managers, watch this video excerpt from a conference program by David Lee: What to do Next: Download the recording “Bring It On: How Create a Resilience Workforce with a Warrior Spirit” — This was presented at an international conference.


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