‘You Don't Need a Weatherman to Know Which Way the Wind Blows’: Public Sector Reform and its Impact Upon Climatology Scientists in the UK
University of the West of England (UWE) - Bristol Business School
University of the West of England (UWE)
University of the West of England (UWE) - School of Marketing
New Technology, Work and Employment, Vol. 24, Issue 3, pp. 215-229, November 2009
This paper provides case study analysis of the workplace experiences of British scientists working in the field of climatology. In the context of the restructuring of work organisation brought about by the interplay between the commercialisation of science and state modernisation policies, the paper provides evidence of a deterioration in scientists' quality of working life.
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Date posted: October 21, 2009