The Resource Working bodies : chronic illness in the Canadian workplace, edited by Sharon-Dale Stone, Valorie A. Crooks, Michelle Owen

Working bodies : chronic illness in the Canadian workplace, edited by Sharon-Dale Stone, Valorie A. Crooks, Michelle Owen

Label
Working bodies : chronic illness in the Canadian workplace
Title
Working bodies
Title remainder
chronic illness in the Canadian workplace
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sharon-Dale Stone, Valorie A. Crooks, Michelle Owen
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
While significant research has been produced in the field of disability studies, little attention has been paid to experiences of chronic illness. This book emphasizes the workplace as an important site for understanding such experiences, as employment status has an enormous impact on social and economic standing in Canadian society
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
331.5/970971
Index
index present
LC call number
HD7256.C3
LC item number
W67 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Working bodies : chronic illness in the Canadian workplace, edited by Sharon-Dale Stone, Valorie A. Crooks, Michelle Owen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: Chronic Illness in the Canadian Workplace / Sharon-Dale Stone, Valorie A. Crooks, and Michelle Owen -- Part one : Confronting and Negotiating Attitudes. Narrative Preface: Adam's Story / Adam Gilgoff -- Portrayals of Fibromyalgia and Paid Work: Too Sick to Work? / Margaret Oldfield -- Including and Accommodating Youth with Chronic Illness and Childhood Onset Disability in the Canadian Workplace / Joan J. Versnel and Nancy L. Hutchinson -- Navigating Chronic Injuries in the Workplace: Five Workers' Experiences with Systems and Relationships / Theresa Aversa and Nicolette Carlan
  • Part four : Epilogue. Narrative Preface: Andrea's Story / Andrea Black -- Epilogue / Sharon-Dale Stone, Valorie A. Crooks, and Michelle Owen
  • Part three : Experiencing Chronic Illness in the Workplace. Narrative Preface: Corinne's Story / Corinne Stevens -- illness in the Chronic Illness among Immigrant Workers in Canada: An Overview of Existing Knowledge / Iffath U.B. Syed -- On Being a Princess and a Problem: Negotiating Attitudinal Barriers to Chronic Illness in Canadian Universities / Keri Cameron and Vera Chouinard -- Chronic Illness and the Canadian Knowledge Worker: The Role of the Body and Embodiment in Shaping the Production of Academic Work / Valorie A. Crooks, Michelle Owen, and Sharon-Dale Stone
  • Part two : Perspectives on Accommodating Chronic Illness. Narrative Preface: Julie's Story / Julie Devaney -- Employers' Perspectives on Workplace Accommodation of Chronic Health Conditions / Rosemary Lysaght and Terry Krupa -- Supervisors' Perspectives on Work Accommodation for Chronically Ill Employees / Vicki L. Kristman, William S. Shaw, and Kelly Williams-Whitt -- Accommodation in the Context of Complex Chronic Illness / Melissa Popiel, Wendy Porch, and Le-Ann Dolan
Control code
ocn865225357
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773591813
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt6v0nzh
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.b32768916
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)865225357
  • pebcs0773591818

Library Locations

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