Precarious Work, Insecure Workers: Employment Relations in Transition

@article{Kalleberg2009PrecariousWI,
  title={Precarious Work, Insecure Workers: Employment Relations in Transition},
  author={Arne L. Kalleberg},
  journal={American Sociological Review},
  year={2009},
  volume={74},
  pages={1 - 22}
}
  • A. Kalleberg
  • Published 1 February 2009
  • Sociology
  • American Sociological Review
The growth of precarious work since the 1970s has emerged as a core contemporary concern within politics, in the media, and among researchers. Uncertain and unpredictable work contrasts with the relative security that characterized the three decades following World War II. Precarious work constitutes a global challenge that has a wide range of consequences cutting across many areas of concern to sociologists. Hence, it is increasingly important to understand the new workplace arrangements that… 

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