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Title Work in a modern society [electronic resource] : the German historical experience in comparative perspective / edited by Jurgen Kocka.

Imprint New York : Berghahn Books, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 221 p. : ill.
Series New German historical perspectives ; v. 3
New German historical perspectives ; v. 3.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-213) and index.
Contents Work as a problem in European history / Jurgen Kocka -- Discourses on work and labour in fifteenth- and sixteenth-century Germany / Josef Ehmer -- Beginnings of the anthropology of work : nineteenth-century social scientists and their influence on ethnography / Gerd Spittler -- The vision(s) of work in the nineteenth-century German labour movement / Thomas Welskopp -- Work in gender, gender in work : the German case in comparative perspective / Karin Hausen -- Trust as work / Ute Frevert -- Soldiering and working : almost the same? Reviewing practices in industry and the military in twentieth-century contexts / Alf Ludtke -- Forced labour in the Second World War : the German case and responsibility / Klaus Tenfelde -- Work, Max Weber, Confucianism : the Confucian ethic and the spirit of Japanese capitalism / Sebastian Conrad -- What is global labour history good for? / Andreas Eckert.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Work -- Social aspects -- Germany -- History.
Work -- Social aspects -- Europe -- History.
Labor -- Germany -- History.
Labor -- Europe -- History.
Work -- Social aspects -- Germany -- Historiography.
Work -- Social aspects -- Europe -- Historiography.
Germany -- Social conditions.
Germany -- Economic conditions.
Europe -- Social conditions.
Europe -- Economic conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Kocka, Jurgen.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781845455750 (alk. paper)
1845455754 (alk. paper)

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