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Class Struggle on the Home Front : Work, Conflict and Exploitation in the Household

By: Cassano, Graham.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009Description: 1 online resource (333 p.).ISBN: 9780230246997.Subject(s): Households - Economic aspects - United States | Sex discrimination against women - United States | Sex role - United States | Social conflict - United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Class Struggle on the Home Front : Work, Conflict and Exploitation in the HouseholdDDC classification: 305.3 | 305.420973 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction: Method(s), Narrative, and Scientific "Truth"; Part I: The Overdetermination of Household Class Struggles; Part II: Illustrations, Revisions, and Extensions; Appendix: Original Introduction to Bringing It All Back Home: Class, Gender & Power in the Modern Household; Afterword; Bibliography; Index
Summary: Home/Front examines the gendered exploitation of labor in the household from a postmodern Marxian perspective. The authors of this volume use the anti-foundationalist Marxian economic theories first formulated by Stephen Resnick and Richard Wolff to explore power, domination, and exploitation in the modern household.
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Cover; Contents; Notes on Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction: Method(s), Narrative, and Scientific "Truth"; Part I: The Overdetermination of Household Class Struggles; Part II: Illustrations, Revisions, and Extensions; Appendix: Original Introduction to Bringing It All Back Home: Class, Gender & Power in the Modern Household; Afterword; Bibliography; Index

Home/Front examines the gendered exploitation of labor in the household from a postmodern Marxian perspective. The authors of this volume use the anti-foundationalist Marxian economic theories first formulated by Stephen Resnick and Richard Wolff to explore power, domination, and exploitation in the modern household.

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GRAHAM CASSANO is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Oakland University, USA. He studies social inequality, symbolic exploitation, and the representation of political economy in the mass media. His essays have appeared in a number of interdisciplinary critical journals, including Critical Sociology, Rethinking Marxism, The Journal of Economic Issues, and Left History.

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