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The character of telework and the characteristics of teleworkers

Haddon, Leslie ORCID: 0000-0001-7338-7232 and Brynin, Malcolm (2005) The character of telework and the characteristics of teleworkers. New Technology, Work and Employment, 20 (1). pp. 34-46. ISSN 0268-1072

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Identification Number: 10.1111/j.1468-005X.2005.00142.x


A flexible definition of teleworking suggests that it is more widespread than is generally believed. However, is telework technologically driven? This is tested with data from six countries. As the categories of the definition have distinctive social characteristics, telework seems to reflect traditional occupational practices rather than a major technological shift.

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Additional Information: © 2005 Wiley
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Date Deposited: 23 Jun 2016 14:54
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