An Introduction to the Sociology of Work and Occupations
The Sociology of Work and Occupations connects work and occupations to the key subjects of sociological inquiry: social and technological change, race, ethnicity, gender, social class, education, social networks, and modes of organization. In 15 chapters, Rudi Volti succinctly but comprehensively covers the changes in the world of work, encompassing everything from gathering and hunting to working in today's Information Age. This book introduces students to a highly relevant analysis of society today. In this new and updated edition, globalization and technology are each given their own chapter and discussed in great depth.
Pine Forge Press
sociology, technology, occupations
Quantitative, Qualitative, Comparative, and Historical Methodologies | Sociology of Culture | Work, Economy and Organizations
Volti, Rudi. An Introduction to the Sociology of Work and Occupations. Thousand Oaks, CA: Pine Forge Press, 2007.