Ways of Living

Work, Community and Lifestyle Choice

  • Paul Blyton
  • Betsy Blunsdon
  • Ken Reed
  • Ali Dastmalchian

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Social Change and Ways of Living: An Introduction

    1. Betsy Blunsdon, Ken Reed, Paul Blyton, Ali Dastmalchian
      Pages 1-14
  3. Lifestyle and Identity

  4. Community

  5. Work and Organisations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 221-221
    2. Claudia Steinke, Rei Kurosawa, Ali Dastmalchian
      Pages 267-287
    3. Angela Downey, Ali Dastmalchian, Helen M. Kelley, David Sharp, Kristene D’Agnone
      Pages 288-309
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 311-324

About this book


This international collection explores aspects of lifestyle and identity, societal influences on ways of living, the relevance of social networks and geographic communities for lifestyle choices, and the significance of organisational policies and practices for lifestyle outcomes.


community demographic change demography Design environment identity Nation organization Personal social change work-life balance

Editors and affiliations

  • Paul Blyton
    • 1
  • Betsy Blunsdon
    • 2
  • Ken Reed
    • 3
  • Ali Dastmalchian
    • 4
  1. 1.Cardiff Business SchoolCardiff UniversityUK
  2. 2.School of ManagementDeakin UniversityAustralia
  3. 3.School of ManagementDeakin UniversityAustralia
  4. 4.Faculty of BusinessUniversity of VictoriaCanada

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