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A Precarious Game: The Illusion of Dream Jobs in the Video Game Industry

Ergin Bulut

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781501746529
eISBN:
9781501746543
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501746529.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This book is an ethnographic examination of video game production. The developers that were researched for almost three years in a medium-sized studio in the United States loved making video games ... More


“We Are a Thorn in the Side of Those Who Won’t Change”: Buying in to Work-First

Frank Ridzi

in Selling Welfare Reform: Work-First and the New Common Sense of Employment

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814775936
eISBN:
9780814777374
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814775936.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter analyzes how the daily function of human services casework has changed to accommodate neoliberal sensibilities. National discourse and administrative efforts to coordinate discretion ... More


Moral Projects and Compromise Resistance: Resisting Uncaring in Non-Profit Care Work

Donna Baines

in Working in the Context of Austerity: Challenges and Struggles

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529208672
eISBN:
9781529208719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529208672.003.0014
Subject:
Business and Management, Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

This chapter assesses how non-profit/voluntary sector care workers resist in ways that reflect their positioning within the social relations of austerity, the market, and the gender order. It ... More


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