The future(s) of work

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Gazi Islam


Speculations about the future of work are notoriously slippery (Watson, 2008), ranging from
technologically utopian and progressive narratives (e.g., Handy, 1984) to pessimistic predictions about the end of work (e.g., Rifkin, 1995). Yet the impossibility of empirically establishing what “might be” (Watson, 2008) means that a hefty dose of imagination is required in both formulating and evaluating such speculations.


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ISLAM, G. The future(s) of work. RAE - Revista de Administracao de Empresas , [S. l.], v. 60, n. 5, p. 365–370, 2020. DOI: 10.1590/S0034-759020200506. Disponível em: Acesso em: 27 may. 2024.


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