division of labour

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division of labour

n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a system of organizing the manufacture of an article in a series of separate specialized operations, each of which is carried out by a different worker or group of workers
Translations
dělba práce

division of labour

ndivisione f del lavoro
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These are all key aspects which allow us to explore the links between technological change and the social change in the human communities in the area in study, at a time when semi-nomadic groups adapt to sedentary ways of life with the emergence of social asymmetry and labour specialization in the early Chalcolithic.
Market dimension labour specialization human capital and growth
'Reciprocity'--a form characteristic, for example, of the Mbuti tribe of Zaire--involves a mutual-aid system in which there is no labour specialization other than the division of labour by sex, disputes within the group being resolved through mediation and arbitration.