“There is little agreement on what constitutes work”.
Examine the dissimilar conceptions of work in modern society.
(a) Determine five aims of taylorism.
(b) What are the features of fordism and post-fordism?
(a) How would you state the concept of “McDonalisation”?
(b) What are the features of McDonalisation?
(c) Identify three negative consequences of McDonalisation.
(a) How would you state the work-life balance concept?
(b) What are the benefits to business when introducing policies to underpin work-life balance?
(c) What are employers doing to aid enhance work-life balance?
(a) Why is gender equality an significant issue in our modern society?
(b) How can gender be mainstreamed at the workplace?
(a) What is globalisation and what does it involve?
(b) Does globalization damage workers’ interests?