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Workers' Expressions: Beyond Accommodation and Resistance

Workers' Expressions: Beyond Accommodation and Resistance


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ISBN-13: 9780791408360
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 03/28/1992
Series: SUNY series in the Anthropology of Work Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 233
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.53(d)

About the Author

John Calagione is lecturer at the City College of New York (CCNY), Center for Worker Education.

Doris Francis is Professor of Health Services Management at the Graduate School of Management and Urban Policy, New School for Social Research.

Daniel Nugent is Assistant Professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Arizona at Tucson.

Table of Contents


1. Workers' Expressions: Beyond Accommodation and Resistance on the Margins of Capitalism
John Calagione and Daniel Nugent

2. Working in Time: Music and Power on the Job in New York City
John Calagione

3. Popular Musical Culture in Rural Chihuahua: Accommodation or Resistance?
Daniel Nugent

4. Artistic Creations from the Work Years: The New York World of Work
Doris Francis

5. Exploring the Boundaries of Occupational Knowledge
Robert McCarl

6. Eating Out of One Big Pot: Silk Workers in Contemporary China
Lisa Rofel

7. The Festival's Work as Leisure: The Traditional Craftsmen of Gion Festival
Tamara K. Hareven

8. Work and Worship: Changing Images and Changing Lives in West Bengal
Eva Friedlander

9. Working Through the Crisis: Resistance and Resignation in the Culture of a Deindustrialized Community
Pauline Barber

10. Work and Gusto: Gender and Re-Creation in a North Mexican Pueblo
Ana Maria Alonso

11 Conclusion

Daniel Nugent, Doris Francis, John Calagione





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