Privatizing Poland: Baby Food, Big Business, and the Remaking of Labor / Edition 1

Privatizing Poland: Baby Food, Big Business, and the Remaking of Labor / Edition 1

by Elizabeth C. Dunn, Bruce Grant
     
 

Privatizing Poland examines the effects privatization has on workers' self-concepts; how changes in "personhood" relate to economic and political transitions; and how globalization and foreign capital investment affect Eastern Europe's integration into the world economy.See more details below

Overview

Privatizing Poland examines the effects privatization has on workers' self-concepts; how changes in "personhood" relate to economic and political transitions; and how globalization and foreign capital investment affect Eastern Europe's integration into the world economy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801489297
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2004
Series:
Culture and Society after Socialism Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1The road to capitalism1
2Accountability, corruption, and the privatization of Alima28
3Niche marketing and the production of flexible bodies58
4Quality control, discipline, and the remaking of persons94
5Ideas of kin and home on the shop floor130
6Power of postsocialism162

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