Turning Words, Spinning Worlds: Chapter in Organizational Ethnography

Turning Words, Spinning Worlds: Chapter in Organizational Ethnography

by Michael Rosen

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This collection represents Michael Rosen's encounter with an 'ethnography of the center'-the study of cultural orders in the heart of the metropolis. Considers occupational worlds from finance and advertising to the subworld of drug dealing.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781134435777
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 10/31/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 248
File size: 3 MB

Table of Contents

Organizational Ethnography
Coming to Terms With the Field: Understanding and Doing Organizational Ethnography
Breakfast at Spiro's: Dramaturgy and Dominance
You Asked for It: Christmas at the Bosses' Expense
Ecological Ethnography
Crashing in '87: Power and Symbolism in the Dow
Staying on the String: The Yo and the Market in Eight-Nine
Building Bridges and Living Lives: A Critique of Bureaucracy, Ideology and Concrete Artifacts
Contingent Knowledge
There to Here and No Way Back: The Late Life of a Cocaine Dealer
Scholars, Travelers, Thieves: On Concept, Method and Cunning in Organizational Ethnography

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