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A Nation at Work: The Heldrich Guide to the American Workforce
edited by Carl E Van Horn and Herbert A Schaffner
Rutgers University Press, 2003
eISBN: 978-0-8135-6767-9 | Paper: 978-0-8135-3189-2 | Cloth: 978-0-8135-3188-5
Library of Congress Classification HD5724.N155 2003
Dewey Decimal Classification 331.10973

ABOUT THIS BOOK | AUTHOR BIOGRAPHY | TOC
ABOUT THIS BOOK
In the United States work underlies our very concept of who we are. Changes in society and technology have influenced how and where we work, and transformations within the workplace in turn have altered our society.

A Nation at Work
addresses the fundamental economic, demographic, policy, and business facts about how the workforce and workplace are changing in the early twenty-first century. Illustrated with over thirty-five graphs, Part I covers essential topics about the American workforce and workers. Part II gathers essays and speeches from the nation's outstanding journalists and workplace analysts. The book incorporates facts and data, including invaluable tables and listings for useful Internet sites, books, and organizations.

Comprehensive in scope, A Nation at Work will help readers reach a better understanding about their own work and the world of work around them.
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