Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 February 2006

520 Pages | Tables and figures


ISBN: 9780199285983

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Social Theory at Work

Edited by Marek Korczynski, Randy Hodson, and Paul K. Edwards

  • Includes leading academics systematically covering the major social and economic theories and the way they aid our understanding of work
  • Includes a section of chapters that consider, in an applied way, how social theories have helped the analysis of key substantive areas of work
  • Contributions from leading academics from both Europe and the USA
  • Each chapter can be read as free-standing analysis of a particular school of social theory
  • In addition, the introductory and concluding chapters examine themes cross-cutting the other chapters in the book

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