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TitleWays of Living: Work, Community and Lifestyle Choice
Author
TagsUniversity Of California
LanguageEnglish
File Size2.6 MB
Total Pages339
Table of Contents
                            Cover
Contents
List of Tables
List of Figures
Preface
Contributors
1 Social Change and Ways of Living: An Introduction
Part I: Lifestyle and Identity
	2 An Analysis of Time Use to Reveal National Differences in Lifestyle Patterns
	3 Households, Work, Time Use and Energy Consumption
	4 Longer to Launch: Demographic Changes in Life-Course Transitions
	5 Fortunate Lives: Professional Careers, Social Position and Life Choices
	6 ‘Live to Work or Work to Live?’ The Search for Work-life Balance in Twenty-first Century Japan
Part II: Community
	7 Personal Communities and Lifestyle: The Role of Family, Friends and Neighbours
	8 To Downshift or Not to Downshift? Why People Make and don’t Make Decisions to Change their Lives
	9 Ways of Life after Redundancy: Anatomy of a Community Following Factory Closure
Part III: Work and Organisations
	10 What Do (And Don’t) We Know About Part-Time Professional Work?
	11 Work Values Across Cultures: The Role of Affect and Job Outcomes among Young Executives in Canada, Iran and Turkey
	12 Designing for Well-Being: The Role of the Physical Work Environment
	13 Shifting Responsibility for Health and Healthy Lifestyles: Exploring Canadian Trends
Name Index
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Subject Index
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Document Text Contents
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324 Subject Index

Work–life balance 9, 113–15, 118, 202
and culture 120–41
Health 130–2
Healthy society 130
Japan 120–41 see also Japan
Long working hours 187–8 see also

Time, Spent at work, Working
hours

Model of 122
and part-time work 214–16 see also

Part-time work
Professionals 232–3 see also

Professionals

Workplace
Design 10, 267–87 see also Physical

work environment
Influence 9
Wellness 9, 300

Workplace Health Promotion
(WHP) 288–305

Motivation for 304

Youth 75–98
Expansion of 77
Living at home 86
Vulnerable 83

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