Shadow Work: The Unpaid, Unseen Jobs That Fill Your Day

Shadow Work: The Unpaid, Unseen Jobs That Fill Your Day

by Craig Lambert

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781619025257
Publisher: Counterpoint Press
Publication date: 05/12/2015
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author


Craig Lambert is the author of Mind Over Water: Lessons on Life from the Art of Rowing. He is the deputy editor at Harvard Magazine and has also written for Sports Illustrated and Town & Country. He graduated from Harvard College and received his Ph.D. in sociology, also from Harvard, in 1978.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

1 Middle-class serfdom 13

2 Shadow work in home and family life 51

3 Shadow work at the office 99

4 Shadow work in restaurants, travel, and shopping 139

5 Shadow work on computers and the internet 201

6 The twilight of leisure 251

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