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ERIC Number: EJ662259
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1039-4001
Understanding Changing Conceptions of Work: Implications for Development of Training Initiatives.
Pillay, Hitendra; Boulton-Lewis, Gillian; Lankshear, Colin
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Vocational Education Research, v10 n2 p27-44 2002
A survey of 40 workers over age 40 found four conceptions of work: as a job, as a challenging experience, as personally empowering, and as structuring one's life. In spite of large investments in skills training, these workers' beliefs do not appear to be in line with the assumptions underlying new work practices. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia