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What does 'being flexible' mean in practice? What can the move towards flexible work contracts tell us about organizational change in general and about changing forms of workplace governance and control in particular? This book engages with transforming notions of career and community at a transnational temporary agency.
Introduction: Changing Worlds of Work
Work in the Global Economy
Into the Temping Zone
'Jumping Around': Translocal Movements
Just-in-Time: Temping Timelines and Time Tools
Expectation and Evaluation
Renderings: Fragments of Freedom
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ISBN: 9781403917584 ISBN-10: 1403917582 Audience:
Number Of Pages: 173 Published: 1st September 2005 Publisher: Palgrave USA Country of Publication: US Dimensions (cm): 22.23 x 13.97
Weight (kg): 0.34
Edition Number: 1