Staying On The Line / Edition 1

Staying On The Line / Edition 1

by G. S. Roberts
     
 

ISBN-10: 0824815793

ISBN-13: 9780824815790

Pub. Date: 01/01/1994

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press, The

This is a persuasive, multilayered analysis of a vital but little-examined sector of the Japanese workforce--the female permanent blue-collar worker. Through personal accounts of factory life, the author examines why these women work, what satisfaction they find in remaining in the workforce, and how they meet the demands of work and household, caught in a

Overview

This is a persuasive, multilayered analysis of a vital but little-examined sector of the Japanese workforce--the female permanent blue-collar worker. Through personal accounts of factory life, the author examines why these women work, what satisfaction they find in remaining in the workforce, and how they meet the demands of work and household, caught in a contradiction between traditional socio-cultural ideology and modern economic reality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824815790
Publisher:
University of Hawaii Press, The
Publication date:
01/01/1994
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
212
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.48(d)

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