Work, Worklessness, and the Political Economy of Health

Work, Worklessness, and the Political Economy of Health
Author : Clare Bambra
Publisher : OUP Oxford
Total Pages : 264
Release : 2011-10-27
ISBN 10 : 9780191628559
ISBN 13 : 0191628557
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Work, Worklessness, and the Political Economy of Health
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Clare Bambra
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-27 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

We are told that 'work is good for us' and that ill health is caused by 'individual lifestyles'. Drawing on research from public health, social policy, epidemio
Work, Worklessness, and the Political Economy of Health
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Clare Bambra
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-27 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This book examines the effects on health and inequalities in health of work and unemployment, drawing upon international evidence from occupational health and e
How Politics Makes Us Sick
Language: en
Pages: 167
Authors: T. Schrecker
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-19 - Publisher: Springer

Ted Schrecker and Clare Bambra argue that the obesity, insecurity, austerity and inequality that result from neoliberal (or 'market fundamentalist') policies ar
Disability Benefits, Welfare Reform and Employment Policy
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: C. Lindsay
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-20 - Publisher: Springer

This book aims to tackle the issues that are central to understanding and addressing one of the most important employment policy problems facing governments in
The Routledge Handbook of the Welfare State
Language: en
Pages: 474
Authors: Bent Greve
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-12 - Publisher: Routledge

‘The welfare state’ in all its many forms has had a profound role in many countries around the world since at least the Second World War. The Routledge Hand
New Dynamics of Disability and Rehabilitation
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Ivan Harsløf
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-14 - Publisher: Springer

This collection provides a broad coverage of recent changes in medical and vocational rehabilitation in Northern Europe. It presents analyses that cut across he
Tea Environments and Plantation Culture
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Arnab Dey
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Arnab Dey examines the intersecting role of law, ecology, and agronomy in shaping the history of tea and its plantations in British east India. He suggests that
The Oxford Handbook of Job Loss and Job Search
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: Ute-Christine Klehe PhD
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-08 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Job search is and always has been an integral part of people's working lives. Whether one is brand new to the labor market or considered a mature, experienced w
Job Loss, Identity, and Mental Health
Language: en
Pages: 202
Authors: Dawn R. Norris
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-13 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Our jobs are often a big part of our identities, and when we are fired, we can feel confused, hurt, and powerless—at sea in terms of who we are. Drawing on ex
Global Health Watch 5
Language: en
Pages: 449
Authors: Bloomsbury Publishing
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-15 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

For over a decade, Global Health Watch has been the definitive source for alternative analysis on health. This new edition addresses the key challenges facing g