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The career mystique : cracks in the American dream / Phyllis Moen and Patricia Roehling.

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Author/Creator:
Moen, Phyllis.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2005
Imprint:
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2005.
Format:
  • Book
  • xi, 291 p. : ill ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-269) and indexes.
Contents:
  • The career mystique
  • Learning the career mystique : where do values and expectations come from?
  • Do young adults still believe in the career mystique?
  • If "real" work is paid work, can new parents follow the career mystique?
  • Living the career mystique : making it, giving up, or slipping behind?
  • Life midcourse : are retirement or second acts inevitable, desirable, or even possible?
  • Policies and practices : maintaining the status quo or challenging the career mystique?
  • Beyond the career mystique : recasting the lock-step life course.
Contributor:
Roehling, Patricia.
Subjects:
ISBN:
0742528618
9780742528611
0742528626
9780742528628

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