The Social Structure of Time: Emerging Trends and New Directions

@article{Cornwell2019TheSS,
  title={The Social Structure of Time: Emerging Trends and New Directions},
  author={Benjamin Cornwell and Jonathan Gershuny and Oriel Sullivan},
  journal={Annual Review of Sociology},
  year={2019}
}
Research on time use has seen several major developments in recent years. These include the adoption of exciting new technologies (e.g., smartphones, wearable Global Positioning System devices) that track behavior in real time, as well as a growing international database—the Multinational Time Use Study—that has surpassed one million days’ worth of harmonized time-diary data. These developments are transforming our understanding of the social patterning of everyday behavior. This article… Expand

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