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  • The Time Bindby Arlie Russell Hochschild

    Henry Holt and Co. 2001; US$ 19.99

    Arlie Russell Hochschild's The Time Bind was a New York Times Notable Book. more...

  • The Outsourced Selfby Arlie Russell Hochschild

    Henry Holt and Co. 2012; US$ 17.99

    From the famed author of the bestselling The Second Shift and The Time Bind , a pathbreaking look at the transformation of private life in our for-profit world The family has long been a haven in a heartless world, the one place immune to market forces and economic calculations, where the personal, the private, and the emotional hold sway.... more...

  • The Managed Heartby Arlie Russell Hochschild

    University of California Press 2012; US$ 29.95

    In private life, we try to induce or suppress love, envy, and anger through deep acting or "emotion work," just as we manage our outer expressions of feeling through surface acting. In trying to bridge a gap between what we feel and what we "ought" to feel, we take guidance from "feeling rules" about what is owing to others in a given situation. Based... more...

  • So How's the Family?by Arlie Russell Hochschild

    University of California Press 2013; US$ 29.95

    In this new collection of thirteen essays, Arlie Russell Hochschild?author of the groundbreaking exploration of emotional labor, The Managed Heart and The Outsourced Self?focuses squarely on the impact of social forces on the emotional side of intimate life. From the "work" it takes to keep personal life personal, put feeling into work, and empathize... more...

  • Global Womanby Barbara Ehrenreich; Arlie Russell Hochschild

    Henry Holt and Co. 2004; US$ 18.99

    Introduction by Barbara Ehrenreich and Arlie Russell Hochschild Love and Gold by Arlie Russell Hochschild The Nanny Dilemma by Susan Cheever The Care Crisis in the Philippines: Children and Transnational Families in the New Global Economy by Rhacel Salazar Parreņas Blowups and Other Unhappy Endings by Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo Invisible... more...

  • The Second Shiftby Arlie Hochschild; Anne Machung

    Penguin Publishing Group 2012; US$ 17.00

    Fifteen years after its first publication, The Second Shift remains just as important and relevant today as it did then. As the majority of women entered the workforce, sociologist and Berkeley professor Arlie Hochschild was one of the first to talk about what really happens in dual-career households. Many people were amazed to find that women still... more...

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