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ERIC Number: EJ658706
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0268-1072
Job Change and Workplace Learning in the Public Sector: The Significance of New Technology for Unskilled Work.
Munro, Anne; Rainbird, Helen
New Technology, Work and Employment, v17 n3 p224-35 Nov 2002
Interviews (n=350) and a survey (n=323) of managers, trainers, and union representatives in British health care agencies showed that technology caused some job enlargement and enrichment; positive or negative effects depended on context. Other jobs were deskilled due to work organization, not technology. Technology's impact on job change was diversified and complex. (Contains 23 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom