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Published: 11 July 2019

264 Pages


ISBN: 9780190213701

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The Importance of Work in an Age of Uncertainty

The Eroding Work Experience in America

David L. Blustein

  • Describes the psychological experience of working during the current era of precarious and unstable working conditions
  • Provides compelling evidence that the nature of work in the U.S. is eroding with powerful psychological and social consequences
  • Includes in-depth interviews with a wide range of people who describe their experiences with depth and passion
  • Concludes with recommendations on how to reduce the erosion of work, focusing on how individuals and systems can change the trend toward precarious and indecent work conditions

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