Individualisation at work: The self between freedom and social pathologies

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A rigorous theoretical study, illustrated with interview material gathered amongst managers from internationally operating corporations, this book sheds light on the processes and nature of contemporary individualisation, specifically exploring the manner in which it unfolds under conditions of contemporary network capitalism. Individualisation at Work will appeal to sociologists with interests in work and organisations and the theory of contemporary modernity.

LanguageEnglish
Place of PublicationFarnham; Burlington, VT
PublisherAshgate Publishing
Number of pages187
ISBN (Print)9781409442660
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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Ebert, Norbert. / Individualisation at work : The self between freedom and social pathologies. Farnham; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Publishing, 2012. 187 p.
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