Challenging boundaries: an autobiographical perspective on the sociology of work
Wolkowitz, Carol. (2009) Challenging boundaries: an autobiographical perspective on the sociology of work. Sociology, Vol.43 (No.5). pp. 846-860. ISSN 0038-0385Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0038038509340741
This article responds to the Special Issue call for sociologists' individual perspectives on developments in the sociology of work. In this article I reflect on my own approach to studying work, the intellectual resources I draw on, and how I see the sociology of work developing at the present time. I have located my own very modest contribution within the traditions of gender studies, highlighting thereby the longstanding links between the sociology of work and other substantive fields of inquiry. I take a relatively personal approach. This is because, while there is nothing notable about my personal life, like many feminists I see my ideas as having evolved in the interstices of the professional and personal and the values and divisions of labour that underpin them.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HM Sociology|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Sociology|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Sociology|
|Publisher:||Sage Publications Ltd.|
|Number of Pages:||15|
|Page Range:||pp. 846-860|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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