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Description - Healthy Work by Robert A. Karasek

Evidence is accumulating that in many contemporary work environments people are literally working themselves to death. But what do we really know about job-related stress and illness? Based on a ten-year study of nearly five thousand workers, this path-breaking book by a distinguished industrial engineer and sociologist and a specialist in industrial medicine identifies a clear connection between work-related illness and workers' lack of participation in the design and outcome of their labours.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780465028979
ISBN-10: 0465028977
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 21mm)
Pages: 398
Imprint: Basic Books
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 22-Mar-1992
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Robert A. Karasek

Robert Karasek is professor of work environment at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell.Tores Theorell, a physician, is also a professor at Sweden's National Institute for Psychosocial Factors and Health at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm.