Gender, Work and Space

Gender, Work and Space

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Gender, Work and Space explores how social boundaries are constructed between women and men, and among women living in different places. Focusing on work, the segregation of men and women into different occupations, and variations in women's work experiences in different parts of the city, the authors argue that these differences are grounded, constituted in and through, space, place, and situated social networks. The sheer range and depth of this extraordinary study throws new light on the construction of social, geographic, economic, and symbolic boundaries in ordinary lives.... B.T. and MacPherson, D.A. 47 Hirsch, M. and Fox Keller, E. 17 Hispanic groups 44, 45a€”6 Holzer, H.J. 229 hooks, bell ... 45 Jacobs, Jerry 3, 65, 114-15 Jacobsen , J.P. and Levin, L.M. 129 Jardine, A. 16 job search 194-204, 246-9 Johnson, anbsp;...

Title:Gender, Work and Space
Author:Susan Hanson, Geraldine Pratt
Publisher:Routledge - 2003-09-02


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