Working in Jamie's Kitchen: Salvation, Passion and Young Workers by P. KellyWorking in Jamie's Kitchen: Salvation, Passion and Young Workers by P. Kelly

Working in Jamie's Kitchen: Salvation, Passion and Young Workers

byP. Kelly, L. Harrison

Hardcover | August 28, 2009

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In the UK in 2002 the celebrity chef Jamie Oliver set out to transform a group of unemployed young Londoners into enterprising, passionate workers. Their struggles, and those that train and manage them, to develop a passionate orientation to work highlights many of the challenges we all face in the globalized labour markets of the 21st century.
PETER KELLY is currently the head of Behavioural Studies (Faculty of Arts) at Monash University, Australia. His interests lie in exploring the nature of Youth identities in increasingly global settings and the ways in which various aspects of young people's identities are governed in these settings.LYN HARRISON is currently the coordin...
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Title:Working in Jamie's Kitchen: Salvation, Passion and Young WorkersFormat:HardcoverDimensions:280 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.88 inPublished:August 28, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230515541

ISBN - 13:9780230515543

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Table of Contents

Introduction Wasted Lives The Naked Chef and the Master's Apprentices Jamie's Kitchen and the Problem of Young Workers Becoming the Passionate, Entrepreneurial Self Passion: The Vital Ingredient in the Quest for Salvation? 'Because she's pretty'? Gender Relations and Young Workers 'Don't be a Smart Arse': (Neo) Liberalism, Generation Y and the Achievement of Conformity Conclusion Arbeit Macht Frei (Work Will Set You Free)