The mobile phone, perpetual contact and time pressure

  title={The mobile phone, perpetual contact and time pressure},
  author={Michael Bittman and Judith E. Brown and Judy Wajcman},
  journal={Work, Employment \& Society},
  pages={673 - 691}
Mobile phone services are now universally diffused, creating the possibility of perpetual contact, regardless of time and location. Many think the impossibility of being ‘out of touch’ leads to increased time pressure. In addition to claims that the mobile phone has led to harried leisure, others have argued that perpetual contact extends work into the home or intensifies work in other ways. In this article, these issues are explored using survey data employing some novel methodologies… 

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