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The Resource Working in the service sector : a tale from different worlds, edited by Gerhard Bosch and Steffen Lehndorff

Working in the service sector : a tale from different worlds, edited by Gerhard Bosch and Steffen Lehndorff

Label
Working in the service sector : a tale from different worlds
Title
Working in the service sector
Title remainder
a tale from different worlds
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gerhard Bosch and Steffen Lehndorff
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Can the service sector grow without an expanding manufacturing sector? How much need is there for a low-skill, low-wage workforce providing services to households? These and other related questions are answered in an unassuming and readable style in this collection of essays
Member of
Cataloging source
MT4IT
Dewey number
331.7/93
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9980.5
LC item number
W67 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bosch, Gerhard
  • Lehndorff, Steffen
Series statement
Routledge studies in business organizations and networks
Series volume
32
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Service industries
  • Service industries workers
Target audience
adult
Label
Working in the service sector : a tale from different worlds, edited by Gerhard Bosch and Steffen Lehndorff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction -- part Part I Different service societies in Europe -- chapter 2 Measuring economic tertiarisation -- chapter 3 The incidence of new forms of employment in service activities -- chapter 4 Why do countries have such different service-sector employment rates -- chapter 5 Services and the employment prospects for women -- part PART II The organisation of service work: an analysis of five sectors -- chapter 6 The family, the state, and now the market -- chapter 7 The reluctant nurses -- chapter 8 Work hard, play hard -- chapter 9 Work organisation and the importance of labour markets in the European retail trade -- chapter 10 Lean banking -- part Part III Common challenges -- chapter 11 The shaping of work and working time in the service sector -- chapter 12 The delegation of uncertainty -- chapter 13 Can trade unions meet the challenge -- chapter 14 Diversity and regulation of markets for services
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 357 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134456437
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.4324/9780203500583
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn252748080
  • (OCoLC)252748080
Label
Working in the service sector : a tale from different worlds, edited by Gerhard Bosch and Steffen Lehndorff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction -- part Part I Different service societies in Europe -- chapter 2 Measuring economic tertiarisation -- chapter 3 The incidence of new forms of employment in service activities -- chapter 4 Why do countries have such different service-sector employment rates -- chapter 5 Services and the employment prospects for women -- part PART II The organisation of service work: an analysis of five sectors -- chapter 6 The family, the state, and now the market -- chapter 7 The reluctant nurses -- chapter 8 Work hard, play hard -- chapter 9 Work organisation and the importance of labour markets in the European retail trade -- chapter 10 Lean banking -- part Part III Common challenges -- chapter 11 The shaping of work and working time in the service sector -- chapter 12 The delegation of uncertainty -- chapter 13 Can trade unions meet the challenge -- chapter 14 Diversity and regulation of markets for services
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 357 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134456437
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.4324/9780203500583
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn252748080
  • (OCoLC)252748080

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