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The fabric of this world : inquiries into calling, career choice, and the design of human work, by Lee Hardy

Label
The fabric of this world : inquiries into calling, career choice, and the design of human work
Title
The fabric of this world
Title remainder
inquiries into calling, career choice, and the design of human work
Statement of responsibility
by Lee Hardy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hardy, Lee
Index
index present
LC call number
BV4740
LC item number
.H37 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vocation
  • Work
  • Vocational guidance
Label
The fabric of this world : inquiries into calling, career choice, and the design of human work, by Lee Hardy
Link
https://archive.org/details/fabricofthisworl0000hard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 186-208) and indexes
Contents
  • pt. 1. Expositions. Work : divine prerogative or the burden of the beast? The Greek solution -- The medieval continuation -- The Renaissance reversal -- Marx : self-realization through work -- Freud : work as a form of self-denial -- Summary and transition : the promise of the concept of vocation -- Our work, God's providence : the Christian concept of vocation. Luther : God's providential presence in the work of our hands -- The Calvinist elaboration : work and the organic structure of social life -- The Calvinist modification : the call to reform fallen structures -- Ecumenical convergence : the contemporary Catholic position -- pt. 2. Applications. Work, life, and vocational choice : investing yourself in the divine economy. Making the match : a career choice -- Finding the fit : job placement -- Changing the system : conflict and strategy -- Balancing commitments : work and vocation -- Reformed monasticism : the work of prayer -- Summary and transition : from career choice to job design --
  • The shaping of human work : management theory and job design. Frederick W. Taylor : the imposition of science and the butalization of work -- Elton Mayo : the Hawthorne Experiment and the discovery of the human dimension of work -- Chris Argyris : conflicts between organizational structure and human self-realization -- Frederick Herzberg : human needs, motivation and hygiene -- Douglas McGregor : Theory X, Theory Y, and management by integration -- Peter F. Drucker : respect for persons, management by objectives, and responsible work -- Robert Levering : the ethics of trust and the politics of fair play in great workplaces -- The bottom line : must we choose between people and profits? -- Live options for job design : restoring a sense of vocation to work
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 213 p.
Isbn
9780802802989
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
90032758
System control number
  • (OCoLC)21197452
  • (OCoLC)21197452
Label
The fabric of this world : inquiries into calling, career choice, and the design of human work, by Lee Hardy
Link
https://archive.org/details/fabricofthisworl0000hard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 186-208) and indexes
Contents
  • pt. 1. Expositions. Work : divine prerogative or the burden of the beast? The Greek solution -- The medieval continuation -- The Renaissance reversal -- Marx : self-realization through work -- Freud : work as a form of self-denial -- Summary and transition : the promise of the concept of vocation -- Our work, God's providence : the Christian concept of vocation. Luther : God's providential presence in the work of our hands -- The Calvinist elaboration : work and the organic structure of social life -- The Calvinist modification : the call to reform fallen structures -- Ecumenical convergence : the contemporary Catholic position -- pt. 2. Applications. Work, life, and vocational choice : investing yourself in the divine economy. Making the match : a career choice -- Finding the fit : job placement -- Changing the system : conflict and strategy -- Balancing commitments : work and vocation -- Reformed monasticism : the work of prayer -- Summary and transition : from career choice to job design --
  • The shaping of human work : management theory and job design. Frederick W. Taylor : the imposition of science and the butalization of work -- Elton Mayo : the Hawthorne Experiment and the discovery of the human dimension of work -- Chris Argyris : conflicts between organizational structure and human self-realization -- Frederick Herzberg : human needs, motivation and hygiene -- Douglas McGregor : Theory X, Theory Y, and management by integration -- Peter F. Drucker : respect for persons, management by objectives, and responsible work -- Robert Levering : the ethics of trust and the politics of fair play in great workplaces -- The bottom line : must we choose between people and profits? -- Live options for job design : restoring a sense of vocation to work
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 213 p.
Isbn
9780802802989
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
90032758
System control number
  • (OCoLC)21197452
  • (OCoLC)21197452

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