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Published: 20 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375593-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7559-3
... Leisure is a serious topic in the history of thought, connected intimately with the search for a meaningful life. The relationship between work and leisure today is more complex than ever. Though leisure is certainly not a concept exclusive to the world of travel and tourism, the two are hard...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374275-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7427-5
... of the relationship between work and leisure in neoliberal economies. By and large, Indian programmers do not allow work demands to intrude on leisure time; in fact, they actively resist this. The chapter posits that leisure time is so preserved because it allows programmers to develop a politics of pleasure...
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381730-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8173-0
Published: 08 November 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383963-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8396-3
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386650-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8665-0
Published: 28 February 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8133-4
...Xia Hai<subtitle>Ethnographies of Work and Leisure</subtitle> ...
Published: 18 May 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386476-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8647-6
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 04 October 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388272-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8827-2
Series: Body, commodity, text
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396376-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9637-6
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-098
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390787-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9078-7
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By Shiho Satsuka
Published: 18 June 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7560-9
... cold war politics cosmopolitanism mass tourism leisure ...
Published: 20 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7559-3
... vacationing leisure industry social mobility Karl Marx Thorstein Veblen ...
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By Sareeta Amrute
Published: 22 July 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7427-5
... eros leisure time cognitive work neoliberalism Indian software engineers ...
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By Natasha Lightfoot
Published: 11 November 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7505-0
... leisure free village consumption race class gender discourse Mrs. Lanaghan ...
Published: 20 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7559-3
...How We Travel Leisure is a serious topic in the history of thought, connected intimately with the search for a meaningful life. The relationship between work and leisure today is more complex than ever. Though leisure is certainly not a concept exclusive to the world of travel and tourism...
Published: 18 June 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375609-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7560-9
... leisure travel destination since the 1970s, and more recently, as a potential location for a happy retirement overseas. Ōhashi weaves cosmopolitan dreams for the middle mass to be liberated from social obligations and cultural constraints by transcending national boundaries. The “Canada” articulated...
Book Chapter

By Sareeta Amrute
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374275-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7427-5
... understandings of the relationship between work and leisure in neoliberal economies. By and large, Indian programmers do not allow work demands to intrude on leisure time; in fact, they actively resist this. The chapter posits that leisure time is so preserved because it allows programmers to develop a politics...
Published: 11 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375050-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7505-0
... This chapter investigates black working people’s changing leisure practices in the early 1840s as opportunities in the local marketplace expanded, their wages on and off plantations rose temporarily, and they asserted their presence in public space in novel ways. Freedpeople’s improved housing...
Published: 20 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375593-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7559-3
... Travel has become trite and repetitive. In the past, travel has connoted exile, spiritual or prophetic searching, exploration, conquest, commerce. Today, travel can be a form of personal enrichment: it is edifying, entertaining, and sometimes leisurely. The introduction suggests that we have...