Computer technology and the job of the first-line supervisor

Patrick Mark Dawson

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Abstract

This article presents a detailed case study of changes in the job tasks of British Rail yard supervisors under the routine operation of a computerised system of freight information control in order to critically evaluate the claim that computer technology is contributing to the demise of first-line supervisors.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)47-60
JournalNew Technology, Work and Employment
Volume2
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1987

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Computer technology and the job of the first-line supervisor. / Dawson, Patrick Mark.

In: New Technology, Work and Employment, Vol. 2, No. 1, 03.1987, p. 47-60.

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Dawson, Patrick Mark. / Computer technology and the job of the first-line supervisor. In: New Technology, Work and Employment. 1987 ; Vol. 2, No. 1. pp. 47-60.
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