Monthly Archives: June 2004

Consuming Work, Producing Self – Chapter Summaries

This dissertation will describe the how practices of employee control in the corporation reflect both the changing global context and specific, local forces at play in one U.S. high tech corporation.  The chapters are organized to some degree around Foucault’s four arenas of power (see pages 7 through 10 of the Introduction), though there are almost […]

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Consuming Work, Producing Self: Market Discourse in Dispersed Knowledge Work

This page provides video clips and a short summary of my dissertation defense, which I delivered as part of the requirements for my Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology in June 2004.  You can also read Chapter Summaries and download my dissertation if you’re interested.   Consuming Work, Producing Self: Market Discourse in Dispersed Knowledge Work Presentation Video […]

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