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Post-Fordism, Gender and Work

by Andrea Wigfield

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Ashgate Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic theory & philosophy,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Employment,
  • Feminist economics,
  • Production management,
  • Sex role in the work environme,
  • Sex role in the work environment,
  • Women,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10827004M
    ISBN 10075461087X
    ISBN 109780754610878

    centrality in the work influenced by feminist theory, it is argued here that both perspectives misconstrue current changes. A new gender order is emerging with post-Fordism. KEY WORDS: Gender, Fordism, Post-Fordism, Patriarchy, Wage labour, Domestic labour INTRODUCTION Widespread social, economic and epistemological. Buy Post Fordism: A Reader (IJURR Studies in Urban and Social Change Book Series) by Amin, Ash (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on 4/5(1).

      Post-Fordism. by. IJURR Studies in Urban and Social Change Book Series. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it Brand: Wiley. Peace Institute – Institute for Contemporary Social and Political Studies > Publications > Post-Fordism. Discussions on Contemporary Capitalism Discussions on Contemporary Capitalism The book is the result of theoretical work, which began in , when the Workers’ Punk University (WPU) organized a year on the topic of post-Fordism.

    Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Basket. The concepts of Fordism and post-Fordism have played a central role in the sociology of work over the last three decades. As an academic concept, Fordism was introduced by Italian Marxist Antonio Gramsci, as part of his broader theory of hegemony.


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Post-Fordism, Gender and Work by Andrea Wigfield Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book aims to address the gap in existing Post-Fordist literature and is the first of its kind to comprehensively explore gender relations in the Post-Fordist economy. The book incorporates a gender dimension into the economic restructuring debate on both a theoretical and a practical by:   Addressing a significant gap in existing literature, this book presents a gender-informed analysis of the post-fordist economy.

It incorporates a gender dimension into the economic restructuring debate on both a theoretical and a practical level, and explores the implications of economic restructuring in the workplace for gender by: Post-Fordism, Gender and Work - Kindle edition by Wigfield, Andrea.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Post-Fordism, Gender and Work book and cturer: Routledge. Addressing a significant gap in existing literature, this book presents a gender-informed analysis of the post-fordist economy.

It incorporates a gender dimension into the economic restructuring debate on both a theoretical and a practical level, and explores the implications of economic restructuring in the workplace for gender relations. The Implications of Post-Fordism for Gender Relations at Work With Andrea Wigfield Regulationists and Institutionalists fail to systematically address changing gender relations Author: Andrea Wigfield.

This book aims to address the gap in existing Post-Fordist literature and is the first of its kind to comprehensively explore gender relations in the Post-Fordist economy. The book incorporates a gender dimension into the economic restructuring debate on both a theoretical and a practical level.

Post-Fordism, Gender and Work This title was first published in Addressing a significant gap in existing literature, this book presents a gender-informed analysis of the post-fordist economy.

Gender, Work, and Post-Fordism: The EC Post-Fordism Introduction Gender relations in employment are one of the fastest changing areas of social relations in both the United Kingdom and the rest of Europe, and face even greater changes as there is closer integration in the EC and as the organization of employment relations is restructured.

Three. Post‐Fordism, Gender and Work. Ashgate, Aldersho August Women in Management Review [ ] Janet Grace Sayers; Read more. Article. Book Review: Huw Beynon and Theo Nichols (eds) The Author: Jennifer Ferreira.

a FRQ Explain how Fordism affected the economy industry during the 19th and 20th century; and how Post-Fordism is affecting the industry today. helped produce many goods at a single site--known as mass consumption--by a technique called assembly line very inexpensively helped set.

Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Wigfield, Andrea. Post-Fordism, Gender and Work. Milton: Routledge, © The Post-Fordism polemic is one of the most important debates attempting to explain today's upheavals.

It is particularly important in Latin America because the majority of studies on the restructuring of the work process take this polemic as a reference point. It is commonly accepted that the Post-Fordism polemic is centred on three majorFile Size: 51KB.

The post-hierarchical and post-patriarchal effects of Post-Fordism on the labour force has lead scholars to praise the contemporary capitalist system’s ‘emancipatory thrust’ of which has fostered evolved forms of work (Vallas, ).

Post-Fordism is a term which has largely been rejected by the Left, mainly on the grounds that it dignifies aspects of capitalist society that should be challenged. In this article I aim to redeem the political value of the concept by showing how it can contribute to a positive critique of wage-based by: Post-Fordism in Action.

Thomas Lemke 1. Andere Affirmationen - Gesellschaftsanalyse und Kritik im Postfordismus 2. Comment on Nancy Fraser: Rereading Foucault in the Shadow of Globalization. Alain Lipietz 1. Korea and the Crisis in Post-Fordism 2. Cultural, geography, political economy and ecology 3.

Partager les emplois ne suffit pas, il faut en. Post-Fordism: A Reader (Studies in Urban and Social Change) Ash Amin The contested notion of "post-Fordism" has been at the centre of wide-ranging debates over the nature of contemporary capitalism and has had a wide influence across the social sciences and, increasingly, the humanities.

Under Fordism, the industrial worker had to work at a pace dictated by the speed of the assembly line. Work was repetitive and often exhausting. Under Post-Fordism, if you have job, you have to work at a speed dictated by computers, and you are competing, wage-wise.

As the Fordism system fell into crisis in the s, many people argued there was a transition from Fordism to post- Fordism. According to Piore and Sabel, they suggest that post-Fordism often refer to the principles of flexible specialization.

Manufacturers have used new technology that the machines can do many different tasks. This collection analyzes shifting relationships between gender and labour in post-Fordist times.

Contingency creates a sexual contract in which attachments to work, mothering, entrepreneurship and investor subjectivity are the new regulatory ideals for women over a range of working arrangements, and across classed and raced dimensions. Best, S'Work and leisure – post-fordism and the changing nature of work', in Leisure studies: themes and perspectives, SAGE Publications Ltd, London, pp.

viewed 13 Maydoi: /n9. Best, Shaun. "Work and Leisure – Post-Fordism and the Changing Nature of Work." Leisure Studies: Themes and Perspectives. Post-Fordism is the dominant system of economic production, consumption, and associated socio-economic phenomena in most industrialized countries since the late 20th century.

It is contrasted with Fordism, the system formulated in Henry Ford's automotive factories, in which workers work on a production line, performing specialized tasks repetitively, and organized through Taylorist scientific.John R. Bryson, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), New Industrial Districts and Entrepreneurship.

The shift in research emphasis toward post-Fordism was associated with a growth in research that explored the functioning of industrial districts or clusters (Scott, ).It is worth noting that economic geographers during the late s and.Post-Fordism is based on the dominance of a flexible and permanently innovative pattern of accumulation.

It is based on flexible production, rising incomes for polyvalent skilled workers and the service class and increased profits based on technological and other innovations.