ERIC Number: EJ634214
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Work Systems, Quality of Working Life and Attitudes of Workers: An Empirical Study towards the Effects of Team and Non-teamwork.
New Technology, Work and Employment, v16 n3 p191-203 Nov 2001
Four types of work organization--Taylorism, lean teamwork, sociotechnical teamwork, and professional work systems--were studied in a survey of 835 Dutch workers. Taylorism had detrimental effects on well-being, autonomy, stress, job satisfaction, and work commitment. Either type of teamwork or substantial professional autonomy had positive impacts. (Contains 34 references.) (SK)
Descriptors: Employee Attitudes, Foreign Countries, Personal Autonomy, Professional Occupations, Quality of Working Life, Teamwork, Well Being
Blackwell Publishers, 350 Main Street, Malden, MA 02148.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Netherlands