Beate COLLET, Mobile Living Across Europe II Causes and Consequences of job-related Spatial Mobility in Cross-National perspective, B. Collet & N. Schneider (eds), Opladen, Barbara Budrich, 2010, , 2010

Job-related spatial mobility is a subject of
great importance in Europe. But how mobile are the Europeans?
What are the consequences of professional mobility for quality
of life, family life, and social relationships? For the first time,
these questions are analyzed on the basis of the data of a largescale
European survey. This volume analyzes the causes and
determinants of job mobility and the individual and societal
consequences in cross-national comparison. Contents include:
Theoretical Framework ; Methodological Issues ; Historical
Perspective ; Phenomenology of Mobile Living ; The Process of
Becoming Mobile ; Family Life and Job Mobility ; Job Careers
and Job Mobility ; Social Integration and Job Mobility ; Job
Mobility and Quality of Life ; Advantages and Disadvantages
of Being Mobile ; Mobility Culture ; Motility ; Life Course
Perspective ; Gender and Job Mobility ; Social Class and Job
Mobility ; Support and Coping Strategies ; Recommendations
for Politics and Economy ; Job Mobility in Europe.