Penn, Roger (1990) Skilled maintenance work at British Telecom:findings from the Social Change and Economic Life Research Initiative. New Technology, Work and Employment, 5 (2). pp. 135-144. ISSN 0268-1072Full text not available from this repository.
Here the author examines the relationship of technical change and job skills amongst maintenance workers in telecommunications in Britain. It demonstrates that there are significant variations within different areas of such maintenance work and strongly challenges the notion that such maintenance work is subject to a generic process of deskilling in the present era.
|Journal or Publication Title:||New Technology, Work and Employment|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics|
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
|Departments:||Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > Sociology|
|Deposited By:||Mr Richard Ingham|
|Deposited On:||06 Jan 2011 09:35|
|Last Modified:||26 Jul 2012 17:45|
Actions (login required)