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The Sociology of Work Continuity and Change in Paid and Unpaid Work by Stephen Edgell

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Published by Sage Publications Ltd .
Written in English


  • Work & labour,
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Industrial sociology,
  • Work

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8030046M
ISBN 10076194852X
ISBN 109780761948520

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