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  • The Outsourced Selfby Arlie Russell Hochschild

    Henry Holt and Co. 2012; US$ 18.99

    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. Yet... more...

  • The Managed Heartby Arlie Russell Hochschild

    University of California Press 2012; US$ 29.95 US$ 23.96

    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 US$ 23.96

    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...

  • Strangers in Their Own Landby Arlie Russell Hochschild

    The New Press 2016; US$ 26.99

    In Strangers in Their Own Land , the renowned sociologist Arlie Hochschild embarks on a thought-provoking journey from her liberal hometown of Berkeley, California, deep into Louisiana bayou country?a stronghold of the conservative right. As she gets to know people who strongly oppose many of the ideas she famously champions, Hochschild nevertheless... more...

  • Global Womanby Barbara Ehrenreich; Arlie Russell Hochschild

    Henry Holt and Co. 2004; US$ 18.99

    In a remarkable pairing, two renowned social critics offer a groundbreaking anthology that examines the unexplored consequences of globalization on the lives of women worldwide Women are moving around the globe as never before. But for every female executive racking up frequent flier miles, there are multitudes of women whose journeys go unnoticed.... more...

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