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Auteur: Ursula Huws
Titel: The Making of a Cybertariat
Sub titel: Virtual work in a real world

A new global labour force is being created working in call centres, homes and electronic sweatshops. New technologies are also transforming daily life. This book presents a coherent conceptual framework within which these developments can be understood. Explains the impact of technology on the workplace, and relates its arguments and analyses to the work-situations of real people, showing how larger trends influence daily activities and shape the possibilities of collective action. A portrait of working conditions experienced by both men and women, but focuses especially on the double impact on women both as workers and as consumers.
2003, 208 pag., Euro 26
Merlin Press, London, ISBN 850365376


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