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Working alternatives : American and Catholic experiments in work and economy

Author: John C Seitz; Christine Firer Hinze
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2020. ©2020
Series: Catholic practice in North America; Catholic practice in North America.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Working Alternatives explores economic life from a multidisciplinary and humanistic perspective, with a particular eye on religions' implications in practices of work, management, supply, production, remuneration, and exchange. Its contributors draw upon historical, ethical, business, and theological conversations considering the sources of economic sustainability and justice" -- Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Working alternatives.
New York : Fordham University Press, 2020
(DLC) 2020000606
(OCoLC)1117919406
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John C Seitz; Christine Firer Hinze
ISBN: 9780823288366 0823288366 0823288374 9780823288373
OCLC Number: 1227702214
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover --
Working Alternatives --
Title --
Copyright --
Contents --
Introduction --
PART I. SEEING DIFFERENTLY: ALTERNATIVE VISIONS OF ECONOMY AND WORK --
The Care Economy as Alternative Economy --
An Integral Ecology as the Ground for Good Business: Connecting Institutional Life in Light of Catholic Social Teachings --
Inaugurating a "Bold Cultural Revolution" through Prayer and Work --
Generative Businesses Fostering Vitality: Rethinking Businesses' Relationship to the World --
PART II. VALUING DIFFERENTLY: CHALLENGING WORK AND BUSINESS AS USUAL The Homemaker as Worker: Second Wave American Feminist Campaigns to Value Housework --
Curing the "Disease" in Corporatized Higher Education: Prescriptions from the Catholic Social Tradition --
Working Alternatives: From Capitalism to Humanistic Management? --
PART III. PRACTICING DIFFERENTLY: CREATING ALTERNATIVE WAYS OF WORKING --
The "Dignity of Motherhood" Demands Something Different: A Catholic Experiment in Reproductive Care in New Mexico --
Southern Christian Work Camps and a Cold War Campaign for Racial and Economic Justice --
Meaningful Work in a Time of Crisis --
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Series Title: Catholic practice in North America; Catholic practice in North America.
Responsibility: John C. Seitz and Christine Firer Hinze, editors.
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