Dom Stica

Author: Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520251717
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Some may question whether or not this kind of work is a real job, a conundrum not lost on stay-at-home moms who are often on the defensive when the inevitable question is raised at a cocktail party or company picnic: "So what do you do?

Working Class Community In The Age Of Affluence

Author: Stefan Ramsden
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1315462923
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But I, don't know whether, I've always been interested in history, whether it was
the history of it, or the beauty of it, or whatever it was. I don't really know. It's
connected to where I lived. It was like ... almost part of the furniture ... because I
went to school in the shadow of it, I lived in the shadow of it, and it was accessible
, you could go in and you were trusted ... . And you used to do the nativity play
inside the church itself. (Ivy Shipton, interview, 17 May 2010) It could be argued
that some of ...

Uneasy Street

Author: Rachel Sherman
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400888506
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In this penetrating book, Rachel Sherman draws on rare in-depth interviews that she conducted with fifty affluent New Yorkers—including hedge fund financiers and corporate lawyers, professors and artists, and stay-at-home mothers—to ...

In The Shadow Of Adam Smith

Author: Donald Rutherford
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 1137008431
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The sight of the great profits of labour, and of the affluence and abundance with
which it supplies the labourer, would naturally produce a love of those profits,
and a desire for that affluence and abundance (1753: 160). This is a practical
application of Hume's belief that the prospect of gain will be a powerful incentive.
Incentive mechanisms were approved by later writers. Craig has a
straightforward view that as society develops each person is induced by
remuneration to practise his ...

The Wages Of Affluence

Author: Andrew Gordon
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674037816
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Second, social policies premised upon and supporting a division of labor by age
and sex have only reinforced this society since the 1970s. Third, so-called
reforms such as the Equal Opportunity Employment Law in fact "perfectly fit the
patriarchal character of the enterprise-centered society."18 More familiar anti-
establishment voices refashioned their critiques in a somewhat penitent tone.
Kumazawa Makoto even titled a recent work "Light and Shadow in Japanese-
Style Management.

In The Shadow Of The Miracle

Author: Arthur J. Alexander
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 9780739106907
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However, various studies indicate that "as countries like Japan become more
affluent, they also tend to become more individualistic."10 When a variety of
phenomena is considered, the possibilities for variations in behavior are
amplified. However, we will have to await those studies that systematically
examine a greater number of micro- level performance indicators to determine
whether Japan continues to be situated as close to American values as it is in the
present review of the ...

Gender And U S Immigration

Author: Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520237391
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Crime and servitude: An exposé of the traffic in women for prostitution from the
newly independent states [On-line]. Available:
femaletrade.html (Jan. 1999). Hamzic, Edin, & Sheehan, Maeve. Kosovo sex
slaves held in Soho flats (1999, July 4). Sunday Times, London, pp. Heyzer,
Noeleen. (1994). The trade in domestic workers. London: Zed. Hondagneu-
Sotelo, Pierrette. (2001). Domestica: Immigrant workers cleaning and caring in
the shadow of affluence ...