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Author Faison, Elyssa, 1965-
Title Managing women : disciplining labor in modern Japan / Elyssa Faison
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2007
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  HD8039.T42 J313 2007    AVAILABLE    30520020674686
 人文社會聯圖  HD8039.T42 J313 2007    AVAILABLE    30610020256673
Descript xiv, 227 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-220) and index
Introduction: Women or workers? -- From home work to corporate paternalism: women's work in Japan's early industrial age -- Keeping "idle youngsters" out of trouble: Japan's 1929 abolition of night work and the problem of free time -- Cultivation groups and the Japanese factory: producing workers, gendering subjects -- Sex, strikes, and solidarity: Tōyō Muslin and the labor unrest of 1930 -- Colonial labor and the disciplinary power of ethnicity -- Epilogue: Managing women in wartime and beyond
Subject Women textile workers -- Japan -- History
Personnel management -- Japan -- History
Women -- Employment -- Japan -- History
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