Post Profile






The Politics of Work + Organization + Resistance in 21st Century Retail Chains

'Sociologist Peter Ikeler examines the precarious nature of retail work in the 21st century - from the effects of anti-union policies on the corporate and state level, to the complications of performing service work between employers and customers - and finds a path to collective action in the teamwork dynamic of retail employment, and the unifying nature of low wages and little bargaining power.
read more

share

Related Posts


Women still less likely to commit corporate fraud

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

Women are less likely to take part in corporate crime and fraud even though more women now work in corporations and serve at higher levels of those organizations, according to a team of sociologists. The researchers examined a datab...

Nature or nurture: is violence in our genes?

Academics / Biology : Physorg: Biology

Nature or nurture? The quest to understand why humans kill one another has occupied the minds of philosophers, sociologists and psychologists for centuries.

Veterans Service Organizations in the 21st Century

Society & Culture : Huffington Post: Impact Blog

Veterans Service Organizations in the 21st century are a force to be reckoned with from Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) to Wounded Warriors Project (WWP). These organizations are doing phenomenal work to meet the nee...

21ST CENTURY EMPLOYMENT: The Pro Dumpster Diver Who’s Making Thousands Off America’s Biggest Re…

US Politics / Conservative : Instapundit

21ST CENTURY EMPLOYMENT: The Pro Dumpster Diver Who’s Making Thousands Off America’s Biggest Retailers. “He prefers to be known as a ‘for-profit archaeologist.’” Plus: “Malone sees himself as a kind of bridge between not only the ph...

Guest post: Comparing performance between Republican and Democratic years

Business & Finance : Angry Bear

Guest post:  by Nathan Salminen (Politics that work) Comparing performance between Republican and Democratic years The performance gap we see at the state level could still theoretically be the result of factors other than policy. I...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC