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Constructing Identities at Work
Language: un
Pages: 248
Authors: Jo Angouri, Meredith Marra
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-13 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Through language we show who we are and where we belong. In the workplace context this includes the way we construct ourselves as the team leader, meeting chair, a good colleague, the judge, a teacher orresearcher. Constructing Identities at Work presents cutting edge research on the process of identity construction
Identity at Work
Language: un
Pages: 186
Authors: John Chandler
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-13 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This insightful book draws on a range of contemporary and classic studies to explore the connection between the personal experience of work and the wider social structures in which it takes place. Identity at Work examines key social identities relevant to the workplace, such as those based on gender, sexual
Consumption and Identity at Work
Language: un
Pages: 213
Authors: Paul du Gay
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-02-29 - Publisher: SAGE

The realms of consumption have typically been seen to be distinct from those of work and production. This book examines how contemporary rhetorics and discourses of organizational change are breaking down such distinctions - with significant implications for the construction of subjectivities and identities at work. In particular, Paul du
Identities at Work
Language: en
Pages: 407
Authors: Alan Brown, Simone R. Kirpal, Felix Rauner
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-05-16 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This book examines continuity and change of identity formation processes at work under conditions of modern working processes and labor market flexibility. By bringing together perspectives from sociology, psychology, organizational management, and vocational education and training, it connects the debates of skills formation, human resources development, and careers with individual’s
Gender and Newsroom Cultures
Language: un
Pages: 276
Authors: Marjan de Bruin, Karen Ross
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Hampton Press (NJ)

This book offers chapters on the dialectics of gender and newsroom culture, bringing a feminist analysis to that relation. The text aims to bring coherence and insight to a still relatively under-researched topic. The contributors come from a diverse range of geographies, approaches and contexts. Together, the chapters provide a