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Labor Force Participation

  • By: Constance T. Gager
  • In: Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia
  • Edited by: Vicki Smith
  • Subject:Organizational Psychology, Sociology of Work (general), Organizational Theory

Generally, labor force participation is seen as representing those who are in the paid labor force and who try to sell their labor in exchange for wages. The phrase can conjure up social theories such as the productive powers of labor ...

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