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This paintings stories the consequences of developments in paintings companies within the details Society at the work-family stability. Globalization and the advance of the 24-hour society have obvious the increase in new eWorking preparations, reminiscent of extra paintings performed from the house and an elevated requirement for operating at non-standard instances. Such adjustments within the time and workplace have probably profound implications for kin lifestyles. extra flexibility in time and position can provide new possibilities for work-family stability and upload to the repertoire of family-friendly strategies for the employee. This paintings provides the result of a learn of those advancements in 4 eu international locations - eire, Germany, Denmark, and Italy - representing 4 fairly diversified cultural contexts. It offers an research of key concerns and tendencies, illustrated via ninety in-depth case stories of eWorkers and their households.

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