Professor Tarani Chandola, the author of a recent British Academy Policy Centre report, describes how stress at work has increased during the recession.
The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.
Published in British Academy Review, No. 17 (March 2011).
Stress at Work considers the stress caused by work, discussing not only the trends and determinants of work stress but also its costs to health, employers, the economy and wider society.
In his Sir Israel Gollancz Memorial Lecture, Professor Ad Putter explored the personifications
of Old Age in the poetry of Charles d’Orléans and William Langland. In this edited extract, he discusses the portrayal of Old Age as an opponent in a tennis match.
The British Academy series ‘Auctores Britannici Medii Aevi’ (‘Medieval British Authors’) is making available texts and translations that demonstrate Britain’s rich medieval philosophical heritage. The series Director, Professor John Marenbon FBA, explains why it is so important that such works should be edited and published today.