Life and work history analyses : qualitative and quantitative developments / edited by Shirley Dex.

Published
  • London : Routledge 1991
Physical description
244 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
ISBN
  • 0415053382
  • 9780415053389
Local notes
  • Self-Renewing (2017) (UoY)
  • Current copyright fee: GBP30.24 19\0. Uk
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
  • Life and work history analyses / Shirley Dex -- Histories of sickness : making use of multiple accounts of the same process / Paul Bellaby -- A land of 'boundless opportunity'? : mobility and stability in nineteenth-century England / Andrew Miles and David Vincent -- From methodological monopoly to pluralism in the sociology of social mobility / Daniel Bertaux -- Handling work history data in standard statistical packages / Catherine Marsh and Jonathan Gershuny -- Ageing and life history : the meaning of reminiscence in late life / Peter G. Coleman -- Life histories and the cultural politics of historical knowing : the Dictionary of national biography and the late nineteenth-century political field / David Amigoni.
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Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
  • This study teaches life history techniques as a way of understanding empirical research. Contributors examine the life, work and unemployment histories of men and women, focusing on such topics as severe head injury recovery, absenteeism, redundancy and social mobility.

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