New PDF release: Computer chips and paper clips : technology and women’s

By Heidi I. / Kraut, Robrt E. / Tilly, Louise A. Hartmann

Drawing at the historic adjustments in 5 areas--the jobs of mobilephone operators, employees within the printing and publishing industries, info and information processors, retail clerks, and nurses--this quantity bargains a accomplished exam of the way microelectronics and telecommunications have affected women's paintings and their operating environments and appears forward to what could be anticipated for ladies staff within the subsequent decade. It additionally bargains views on how staff can extra simply adapt to the altering office and addresses the arguable subject of activity lack of confidence because of an inflow of complex digital platforms.

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Historians point out, however, that the characteristics of change can only be determined after change has played itself out, if such a moment can be isolated; that the rapidity or completeness of change can only be judged in comparison with previous changes; and that any assumption that technology itself is the cause of change can only be verified by historical investigation of the context of change. As C. '' Processes of change belong to history in two fundamental ways. First, they take time to unfold; anyone who looks only at a moment of the process— including the present moment—runs a great risk of mistaking its character.

TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE AND WOMEN WORKERS IN THE OFFICE 16 increase in employment in the service-producing sector was 143 percent, compared with 39 percent in the goods-producing sector. Among the industries within the service sector with the fastest-growing employment over the 30-year period were government (169 percent); finance, insurance, and real estate (173 percent); and business and personal services (234 percent). Technological change coupled with shifts in consumer demand for specific products is, of course, only one source of change in the level of employment.

Among the industries within the service sector with the fastest-growing employment over the 30-year period were government (169 percent); finance, insurance, and real estate (173 percent); and business and personal services (234 percent). Technological change coupled with shifts in consumer demand for specific products is, of course, only one source of change in the level of employment. Changes in aggregate demand are equally if not more important. Unusual changes in labor supply also contribute to changes in employment and unemployment.

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