Working in America: Continuity, Conflict, and Change

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McGraw-Hill Education, Aug 30, 2005 - Social Science - 608 pages
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Drawing on a wide range of classic writings and contemporary empirical selections, this text examines important topics in the field and exposes students to examples of sociological research and different theoretical approaches to studying the world of work.

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Contents

CONCEPTUAL FOUNDATIONS
44
Bureaucracy
51
Fundamentals of Scientific Management
57
Copyright

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Amy S. Wharton is Professor of Sociology at Washington State University. Her research focuses on work, inequality, and work-family policies in organizations. She is the author of "The Sociology of Gender: An Introduction to Theory and Research".

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