Gender, Work and Community After De-Industrialisation: A Psychosocial Approach to Affect by V. WalkerdineGender, Work and Community After De-Industrialisation: A Psychosocial Approach to Affect by V. Walkerdine

Gender, Work and Community After De-Industrialisation: A Psychosocial Approach to Affect

byV. Walkerdine, L. Jimenez

Hardcover | January 17, 2012

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This book explores the processes of community, regeneration, relationality and affect in a small Welsh town after the closure of its iron and steel works - an industry at the heart of this community.
VALERIE WALKERDINE Distinguished Research Professor in the School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, UK. She is editor of the journal Subjectivity. Her previous books include Growing up Girl: Psychosocial Explorations of Gender and Class and Children, Gender, Videogames: Towards a Relational Approach to Multimedia. She is also a ...
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Title:Gender, Work and Community After De-Industrialisation: A Psychosocial Approach to AffectFormat:HardcoverDimensions:232 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0 inPublished:January 17, 2012Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230247067

ISBN - 13:9780230247062

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Table of Contents

Dedication
Acknowledgements
Introduction: Hiraeth
Two Hundred Years of Iron and Steel
Advanced Liberalism
Communal Beingness and Affect
Deindustrialisation, Suffering, Crisis and Catastrophe
Producing Pride in Masculinity: The Hard Steelworker
The Next Generation
Women, Gays and Mammy's Boys
What About the Women?
To the Future?
Bibliography
Index