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Work matters

Work matters

critical reflections on contemporary work

by

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor,
  • Work,
  • Labor -- Social aspects,
  • Work -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Sharon C. Bolton & Maeve Houlihan.
    SeriesCritical perspectives on work and employment
    ContributionsBolton, Sharon C., 1960-, Houlihan, Maeve.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD4901 .W598 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 277 p. ;
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23736828M
    ISBN 100230576397
    ISBN 109780230576391
    LC Control Number2009288373

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Particularly compelling is Steven’s use of stories to convey theological truths about work. For 37 years, John has served entrepreneurs with ingenuity and optimism, helping them build disruptive companies and bold teams.

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I was anxious to see how this author would write a theology of work focusing on individual narratives in Scripture’s storyline. I anticipated the book being amazingly theological, biblical and creative.

Her book addresses the big barrier to happiness in our personal/professional lives. It is the idea that work is not just about earning money, but it is about finding meaning.

The heart of this book helps you find work that matters (and pays the bills) or what Maia calls “Liberation-Based Livelihood.”.

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Clark bring home the truth embodied in that title for practitioners and researchers in a comprehensive range of heart, the book argues that social work matters because the profession is absolutely necessary to the healthy functioning of society.

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Paul Stevens revisits more than twenty biblical accounts -- from Genesis to Revelation -- exploring through them the theological meaning of every sort of work, manual.

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