2014

The Impact of ICT on Quality of Working Life

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ISBN: 978-94-017-8853-3 (Print) 978-94-017-8854-0 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

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    Pages 1-7

    Introduction

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    Pages 9-23

    Information and Communication Technology and Quality of Working Life: Backgrounds, Facts, and Figures

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    Pages 25-41

    Changing Working Conditions at the Onset of the Twenty-First Century: Facts from International Datasets

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    Pages 43-61

    From Work-Life to Work-Age Balance? Acceleration, Alienation, and Appropriation at the Workplace

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    Pages 63-85

    Time and Work Pressure in Today’s Working World

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    Pages 87-103

    Technostress: The Dark Side of Technologies

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    Pages 105-121

    The Balance Concept Revisited: Finding Balance to Reduce Stress in a Frantic World of IT

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    Pages 123-141

    New Ways of Working: Impact on Working Conditions, Work–Family Balance, and Well-Being

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    Pages 143-152

    Trust in Complex Work Systems: A Focus on Information and Communication Technologies

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    Pages 153-175

    Aging, Changes, and Quality of Working Life

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    Pages 177-190

    Boon and Bane of ICT Acceleration for Vulnerable Populations

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    Pages 191-204

    Beyond the Optimal Flow: Pause, Detachment, Serendipity, and Action

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    Pages 205-219

    The Future of ICT and Quality of Working Life: Challenges, Benefits, and Risks

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 221-230