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Nonstandard Work

  • By: Françoise Carré
  • In: Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia
  • Edited by: Vicki Smith
  • Subject:Organizational Psychology, Sociology of Work (general), Organizational Theory

Nonstandard work is a labor market phenomenon that has gained prominence in research and policy concerns over the past 35 years. It encompasses, for example, temporary work, different kinds of short-term and contract work, and, in many countries, part-time work. It ...

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