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Capital culture : gender at work in the city

Author: Linda McDowell
Publisher: Oxford, UK ; Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Publishers, 1997.
Series: Studies in urban and social change.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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* Cross--disciplinary approach provides a unique insight into the financial services sector. * Theoretical framework and summary is supported by empirical studies of the City after the Big Bang. *  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Interviews
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Linda McDowell
ISBN: 0631205306 9780631205302 0631205314 9780631205319
OCLC Number: 36485879
Description: xvi, 240 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Money and Work --
Pt. I. Gender at Work. 1. Thinking through Work: Gender, Power and Space. 2. City Work/Places: The Old and New City. 3. Gendered Work Patterns. 4. Gendered Career Paths. 5. The Culture of Banking: Reproducing Class and Gender Divisions --
Pt. II. Bodies at Work. 6. Engendered Cultures: The Impossibility of Being a Man. 7. Body Work 1: Men Behaving Badly. 8. Body Work 2: The Masqueraders. 9. Conclusions: Rethinking Work/Places --
Appendix. The Field Work.
Series Title: Studies in urban and social change.
Responsibility: Linda McDowell.

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"Some places are immensely symbolic of economic or political power. One such place, the a Citya in London, has long represented the world of international finance both as objectification (the City a Read more...

 
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