Обложка книги Work, Family, Health, and Well-being

Work, Family, Health, and Well-being

ISBN: 0805852549;
Издательство: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates
Страниц: 600

Book DescriptionWork, Family, Health, and Well-Being grew out of a conference held in Washington, D.C. in June 2003 on "Workforce/Workplace Mismatch: Work, Family, Health, and Well-Being" sponsored by the National Institute of Health (NIH). The text considers multiple dimensions of health and well-being for workers and their families, children, and communities. The health of the individual worker is likely intimately related to the health of the worker's family. Investigations into the socioeconomic gradient in health within broad occupational categories have raised important questions about the role of specific working conditions versus the role of conditions of employment such as wages and level of job security afforded a worker and his/her family in affecting health outcomes. Organized into seven parts, this text: *provides an overview of changes in work and family time and time use; *dedicates a section focusing specifically on employers and workplaces; ...