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Da usina ao assentamento: as lutas dos boias frias no século XX entre invisibilidades e releituras.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Araucaria. 2022 3rd Quarter, Vol. 24 Issue 51, p455-472. 18p.

Abstract: O artigo apresenta as lutas dos trabalhadores rurais boias frias no Brasil, valorizando sua riqueza e protagonismo em momentos históricos em que elas eram invisibilizadas tanto pela ditadura como por visões pré-concebidas de quem seriam os sujeitos das...

'I had to bear the brunt'- the impact on worker bodies of the marketisation of aged care.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Labour & Industry. Mar2023, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p160-177. 18p.


Abstract: This study reveals the centrality of the exploitation of the worker body in the marketised context of aged care in Australia. Support workers are on the front line of the delivery of aged care services, yet remain low paid, undervalued and subject to i...

A contingency model of employees' turnover intent in young ventures.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Small Business Economics. Mar2023, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p901-927. 27p. 1 Diagram, 2 Charts, 3 Graphs.

Abstract: A defining characteristic of young ventures is that they are more likely to experience periods of change (of both a positive and negative nature) than are established organizations. This could result in a misalignment between employees' expectations wh...

Toward a sustainable career perspective on contingent work: a critical review and a research agenda.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Career Development International. 2023, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p1-18. 18p.

Abstract: Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to provide a synthesis of the contingent work field and to advocate a sustainable career perspective on contingent work. Design/methodology/approach: Adopting a broader review approach allowed to synthesize the con...

Atipikus foglalkoztatás az autóiparban.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Kozgazdasagi Szemle / Economic Review. Apr2022, p517-535. 19p.


Abstract: Jelen tanulmány egy hazai példán mutatja be, hogy milyen fogadókészség van a rugalmas foglalkoztatásra Magyarországon az autóipari vállalatok körében. A koronavírus-járvány rávilágított arra is, hogy a rugalmas (atipikus) foglalkoztatási formák a kriti...

Employers' views on flexible employment contracts for younger workers: Benefits, downsides and societal outlook.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Economic & Industrial Democracy. Nov2022, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p1934-1957. 24p.

Abstract: Employers are instrumental in the growth of non-standard employment, which exposes predominantly younger workers to higher levels of insecurity. Using an interdisciplinary theoretical lens, this article identifies which considerations, both positive an...

Do workers like employer driven flexibility? Experimental evidence on work and pay uncertainty and willingness to work.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European Journal of Work & Organizational Psychology. Oct2022, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p685-697. 13p.


Abstract: Flexible employment arrangements where workers only provide labour (and are paid) when requested to by their employer have proliferated. How do workers react to the resulting instability in work schedules and pay? This study seeks to provide an answer ...

Fissured Employment and Network Bargaining: Emerging Employment Relations Dynamics in a Contingent World of Work.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): ILR Review. May2021, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p689-714. 26p. 1 Diagram, 1 Chart.

Abstract: For decades, direct employment relationships have been increasingly displaced by indirect employment relationships through networks of firms and layers of managerial control. The firm strategies driving these changes are organizational, geographic, and...

Flexible Employment of Torpor in Squirrel Gliders (Petaurus norfolcensis): An Adaptation to Unpredictable Climate?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Physiological & Biochemical Zoology. Jan/Feb2023, Vol. 96 Issue 1, p62-74. 13p. 1 Diagram, 1 Chart, 6 Graphs.

Abstract: Torpor is a highly effective response to counter various ecological and physiological bottlenecks in endotherms. In this study, we examined interrelations between thermoregulatory responses and key environmental variables in free-living squirrel glider...

Income Differences between Flexibly and Nonflexibly Employed Persons and Their Deconstruction: An Analysis Based on Data from the 2018 China Mobility Monitor.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Discrete Dynamics in Nature & Society. 12/30/2021, p1-14. 14p.

Abstract: The article analyzed the income differences between flexibly and nonflexibly employed persons based on the 2018 China Mobile Population Dynamics Monitoring Data, using OLS methods, propensity score matching (PSM), and Oaxaca-Blinder decomposition. The ...