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Pathways to empathy : new studies on commodification, emotional labor, and time binds

Author: Gertraud Koch; Stefanie Everke Buchanan
Publisher: Frankfurt-on-Main ; New York : Campus Verlag, ©2013.
Series: Work and everyday life, v. 6.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Three decades after the publication of Arlie Russell Hochschild's The Managed Heart, the processes of commodification of emotion she wrote about now reach into all areas of labor processes, extending even to private life and intimate relationships. The contributors to this volume take up her concepts to study the diversity of this economic intrusion into family, education, and nursing in the service sector as well  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gertraud Koch; Stefanie Everke Buchanan
ISBN: 9783593398945 359339894X
OCLC Number: 833574652
Description: 213 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Getting there: from impediments to pathways to empathy / Gertrude Koch and Stefanie Everke Buchanan --
Empathy maps / Arlie Russell Hochschild --
Caring for young and old: the care-giving bind in late-forming families / Nancy Konvalinka --
Channeling time and energy into work and home: the rationales of Americans and Norwegians / Jeremy Schulz --
Time for business?! Time binds of female founders and their familial origin / Caroline Ruiner --
Selling feelings for a wage: a labor process perspective on emotional labor power, its indeterminancy and incomplete commodification / Paul Brook --
From emotional labor to interactive service work / Wolfgang Dunkel and Margit Weihrich --
Feeling rules--unfound treasures for the study of work cultures / Gertrude Koch --
Hairdressers as managers of well-being: a multi-dimensional perspective of emotional labor in the service industry / Sarah Braun --
Emotional labor and body work in a nursing home for the elderly / Petra Schweiger --
Being creative with time binds: solo entrepreneurs negotiating work and private life / Birgit Huber --
Encountering Arlie Hochschild's concept of "emotional labor" in gendered work cultures: ethnographic approaches in the sociology of emotions and in European ethnology / Irene Götz.
Series Title: Work and everyday life, v. 6.
Responsibility: Gertraud Koch, Stefanie Everke Buchanan (Hg.).

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Covers the processes of commodification of emotion about now reach into all areas of labor processes, extending even to private life and intimate relationships. This title takes concepts to study the  Read more...

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