Welcome to the Companion Website for The Sociology of Work: Continuity and Change in Paid and Unpaid Work 2nd Edition.
Fully updated and restructured, the second edition of Stephen Edgell's comprehensive title charts the rise of 'work' from the first human societies.
The book explores all aspects of work including paid and unpaid, standard and non-standard and unemployment. New material has been incorporated covering the theories and practices of globalization, interactive service work, economic crisis, technological and organizational change, and trade unions.
This site is designed to help you with your reading of The Sociology of Work 2nd Edition as well as offering you extra material that will deepen your understanding of the theory presented.
About the Book
This section contains details on the new edition and its author. It also provides you with the table of contents.
This section contains a wealth of resources to be used in conjunction with the new edition.
Please select the materials you would like to access.