The realities and narratives of paid work: The Scottish workplace in the twentieth century

Arthur McIvor, Lynn Abrams (Editor), Callum G. Brown (Editor)

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Abstract

This single-authored chapter explores the changing nature of the Scottish workplace in the twentieth century, using workers' own personal testimonies - including oral evidence - to elucidate what work signified to those participating in it.
LanguageEnglish
Title of host publicationA History of Everyday Life in Twentieth Century Scotland
Place of PublicationEdinburgh, UK
PublisherEdinburgh University Press
Pages103-130
Number of pages28
ISBN (Print)9780748624317
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2010

Publication series

NameA History of Everyday Life in Scotland
PublisherEdinburgh University Press

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Keywords

  • Scottish society
  • Scottish culture
  • everyday life
  • Scottish identity

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McIvor, A., Abrams, L. (Ed.), & Brown, C. G. (Ed.) (2010). The realities and narratives of paid work: The Scottish workplace in the twentieth century. In A History of Everyday Life in Twentieth Century Scotland (pp. 103-130). (A History of Everyday Life in Scotland). Edinburgh, UK: Edinburgh University Press.
McIvor, Arthur ; Abrams, Lynn (Editor) ; Brown, Callum G. (Editor). / The realities and narratives of paid work: The Scottish workplace in the twentieth century. A History of Everyday Life in Twentieth Century Scotland. Edinburgh, UK : Edinburgh University Press, 2010. pp. 103-130 (A History of Everyday Life in Scotland).
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A History of Everyday Life in Twentieth Century Scotland. Edinburgh, UK : Edinburgh University Press, 2010. p. 103-130 (A History of Everyday Life in Scotland).

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McIvor A, Abrams L, (ed.), Brown CG, (ed.). The realities and narratives of paid work: The Scottish workplace in the twentieth century. In A History of Everyday Life in Twentieth Century Scotland. Edinburgh, UK: Edinburgh University Press. 2010. p. 103-130. (A History of Everyday Life in Scotland).