David Frayne

David Frayne

David Frayne is a sociologist with a special interest in the ethical, political and social dimensions of possible ‘post-work’ societies.  He is the author of The Refusal of Work and numerous articles.

Books by David Frayne

The Work Cure: critical essays on work and wellness

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This provocative collection of essays presents a powerful critique of contemporary discourse that portrays work – paid employment – as a moral imperative, essential for our health and well-being. The contributors describe the mental health impact of modern-day workplaces, with their precarity and constant managerial scrutiny. They throw light on the emerging role of the psychologist and psychotherapist as agents…