Dirty Work : Concepts and Identities Hardback
Edited by Ruth Simpson, Natasha Slutskaya, Patricia Lewis, Heather Hopfl
Part of the Identity Studies in the Social Sciences series
This book explores understandings and experiences of 'dirty work' - tasks or occupations that are seen as disgusting and degrading.
It complicates the 'clean/dirty' divide in the context of organizations and work and illustrates some of the complex ways in which dirty work identities are managed.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 274 pages, XI, 274 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 17/04/2012
- Category: Gender studies, gender groups
- ISBN: 9780230277137