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Women on the line

Author: Miriam Glucksmann; Ruth Cavendish
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New ed., [2009 ed.]View all editions and formats
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Presents an ethnographic classic of the work in a British motor components factory. Recording the experience of migrant women from Ireland, the Caribbean, and the Indian subcontinent with the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Case studies
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Miriam Glucksmann; Ruth Cavendish
ISBN: 9780415476416 0415476410 9780415476423 0415476429 9780203883839 0203883837
OCLC Number: 257555064
Notes: Previous ed. entered under Ruth Cavendish.
Description: xliii, 172 pages, 13 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction to 2008 edition. From experience to reflection : changes and continuities in women's work --
Preface to 1982 edition. Freedom of speech --
1. A factory job --
2. The company --
3. Jobs on the line --
4. Getting to know the women. 4.1 Arlene ; 4.2 Rosemary ; 4.3 Together on the line ; 4.4 Anna ; 4.5 Josey ; 4.6 Life outside --
5. The division of labour --
6. The dictatorship of production. 6.1 Speed up ; 6.2 Control of the line ; 6.3 Doing time ; 6.4 Physical survival --
7. Bonus and wages --
8. The union and the dispute. 8.1 The union ; 8.2 The dispute starts ; 8.3 The main assembly slows down ; 8.4 Suspension : the other manual workers join us ; 8.5 Women in the machine shop ; 8.6 Divided and defeated ; 8.7 Return to work --
9. What to make of it?
Responsibility: Miriam Glucksmann, aka Ruth Cavendish.
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'Even after nearly thirty years, this account of women's factory lives, their juggling of work/life responsibilities, and view of the world from the bottom up, has an immediacy of the present. The Read more...

 
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