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Kirk, John

Work and Identity

Kirk, John - Work and Identity, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
John Kirk, Christine Wall

Part I. Work and Identity: Exploring History, Culture and Subjectivity

2. Charting Historical Change: Work in the US and UK during the Twentieth Century
John Kirk, Christine Wall

3. Narratives of Labour and Labour Lost: Working Life and Its Representations
John Kirk, Christine Wall

4. Identity in Question and the Place of Work
John Kirk, Christine Wall

Part II. Work and Social Identity: Teaching, Banking and Railway Work

5. Working at the Chalk-face: Articulating the ‘Teacherly-Self’ and Educational Change
John Kirk, Christine Wall

6. Teller, Seller, Union Activist: Class Formation and Changing Bank Worker Identities
John Kirk, Christine Wall

7. Tracking the Place of Work Identity on the Rails
John Kirk, Christine Wall

Part III. Articulating Work Identities

8. Something to Show For It: The Place of Work Memorabilia in Three Occupations
John Kirk, Christine Wall

9. Narrating Work Identity: Oral Testimony and the Place of Anecdotes
John Kirk, Christine Wall

10. Conclusion
John Kirk, Christine Wall

Keywords: Social Sciences, Social Structure, Social Inequality, Sociology of Work, Cultural History, Social History, Office Management, Sociology, general

Author(s)
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2011
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Identity Studies in the Social Sciences
Page amount
264 pages
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780230305625
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-36871-6

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