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Published: 07 July 2016

528 Pages


ISBN: 9780199337538

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The Oxford Handbook of Work and Family

Edited by Tammy D. Allen and Lillian T. Eby

Oxford Library of Psychology

  • Offers a historical account and future perspectives based on interviews with leading work-family scholars
  • Considers the worker, couple, family, organization, community, and national context of these issues
  • Provides comprehensive and up-to-date reviews and rich descriptive accounts of organizational efforts to help employees manage work and family responsibilities
  • Illustrates new theoretical approaches to the study of work and family
  • Draws light on under-studied populations, including: children, singles, LGBT employees, men, low income workers, special needs families, and formerly incarcerated individuals
  • Features new topics in work-family scholarship, including: neuroscience, crisis events, small and family-owned businesses, and organizational leadership