Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Contemporary contestations over working time: time for health to weigh in

Dixon, Jane; Carey, Gemma; Strazdins, Lyndall; Banwell, Cathy; Woodman, Daniel; Burgess, John; Bittman, Michael; Venn, Danielle; Sargent, Ginny


Background: Non-communicable disease (NCD) incidence and prevalence is of central concern to most nations, along with international agencies such as the UN, OECD, IMF and World Bank. As a result, the search has begun for ‘causes of the cause’ behind health risks and behaviours responsible for the major NCDs. As part of this effort, researchers are turning their attention to charting the temporal nature of societal changes that might be associated with the rapid rise in NCDs. From this, the...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
Source: BMC Public Health
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-1068
Access Rights: Open Access


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Dixon_Contemporary_contestations_2014.pdf358.05 kBAdobe PDF

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator