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Author Mackavey, Maria G.
Title Shared purpose : working together to build strong families and high-performance companies / Maria G. Mackavey and Richard J. Levin.
Imprint New York : AMACOM, 1998.

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Author Mackavey, Maria G.
Subject Work and family -- United States.
Alt Name Levin, Richard J., 1951-
American Management Association.
Description 1 online resource (xvii, 251 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-243) and index.
Contents The work-family dilemma, how we got there : paths out of the maze / Mary Ann Glendon -- Not business as usual : reassessing the American dream / Maria G. Mackavey -- The centrality of work / Barry A. Stein -- Perspectives on work : realigning people and technology / Martha Herbert Izzi -- Good worker or good parent : the conflict between policy and practice / Deborah J. Swiss -- Building effective schools : reinvesting in our social capital / David Nelson -- Family centers : the new human resources paradigm at work and school / Vivian R. Johnson -- Business and education : shaping a new work-family partnership / Richard Green -- Becoming committed to the common good in a complex world / Laurent A. Parks Daloz -- The Ariston effect : renewing our commitment to excellence / Richard J. Levin.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0585099669 (electronic bk.)
9780585099668 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 42331060
Additional Format Print version: Mackavey, Maria G. Shared purpose. New York : AMACOM, 1998 0814403883 (DLC) 97033530 (OCoLC)37451849
Table of Contents
 Foreword / Jeffrey B. Swartz 
 Preface: About This Book 
 Introduction: A Quarter Turn / Maria G. Mackavey, Richard J. Levin1
1The Work-Family Dilemma: How We Got There; Paths Out of the Maze / Mary Ann Glendon9
2Not Business as Usual: Reassessing the American Dream / Maria G. Mackavey23
3The Centrality of Work / Barry A. Stein41
4Perspectives on Work: Realigning People and Technology / Martha Herbert Izzi69
5Good Worker or Good Parent: The Conflict Between Policy and Practice / Deborah J. Swiss87
6Building Effective Schools: Reinvesting in Our Social Capital / David Nelson105
7Family Centers: The New Human Resources Paradigm at Work and School / Vivian R. Johnson135
8Business and Education: Shaping a New Work-Family Partnership / Richard Green147
9Becoming Committed to the Common Good in a Complex World / Laurent A. Parks Daloz161
10The Ariston Effect: Renewing Our Commitment to Excellence / Richard J. Levin181
 Final Words / Maria G. Mackavey199
 Resource Directory207

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