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The Resource Borders in service : enactments of nationhood in transnational call centres, edited by Kiran Mirchandani and Winifred R. Poster

Borders in service : enactments of nationhood in transnational call centres, edited by Kiran Mirchandani and Winifred R. Poster

Label
Borders in service : enactments of nationhood in transnational call centres
Title
Borders in service
Title remainder
enactments of nationhood in transnational call centres
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kiran Mirchandani and Winifred R. Poster
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this collection, Kiran Mirchandani and Winifred Poster have gathered a wide range of contributors to explore the dynamics within global call centres
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
381
Index
no index present
LC call number
HE8788
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mirchandani, Kiran
  • Poster, Winifred
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Call centers
  • Call centers
  • Service industries workers
  • Intercultural communication
  • National characteristics
  • Transnationalism
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General
  • Intercultural communication
  • National characteristics
  • Service industries workers
  • Transnationalism
Label
Borders in service : enactments of nationhood in transnational call centres, edited by Kiran Mirchandani and Winifred R. Poster
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover ; Title Page ; Copyright Page ; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Enactments of Nationhood in Transnational Call Centres ; Part 1. Call Centres as Building Blocks for Narratives of the Nation State ; 2. "El Salvador Works": The Creation and Negotiation of a National Brand and the Transnational Imaginary; 3. Growing Downhill? Contestations of Sovereignty and the Creation of Itinerant Workers in Guyanese Call Centres; 4. "An Island Off the West Coast of Australia": Multiplex Geography and the Growth of Transnational Telemediated Service Work in Mauritius
  • Part 2. Constructing Nationally Appropriate (and Inappropriate) Workers5. Serving the World, Serving the Nation: Everyday Nationalism and English in Philippine Offshore Call Centres; 6. Transnational "Homies" and the Urban Middle Class: Enactments of Class, Nation, and Modernity in Guatemalan Call Centres; Part 3. Caught in the Middle -- Labours of Borders and Crossings; 7. Migrations a l'envers: Global Service Work and Discursive Crossings; 8. Border Speech between Two National Linguistic Ideologies: The Case of Bilingual El Paso Call Centres; Summary
Control code
959713779
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781487511852
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv100503c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)959713779
Label
Borders in service : enactments of nationhood in transnational call centres, edited by Kiran Mirchandani and Winifred R. Poster
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover ; Title Page ; Copyright Page ; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Enactments of Nationhood in Transnational Call Centres ; Part 1. Call Centres as Building Blocks for Narratives of the Nation State ; 2. "El Salvador Works": The Creation and Negotiation of a National Brand and the Transnational Imaginary; 3. Growing Downhill? Contestations of Sovereignty and the Creation of Itinerant Workers in Guyanese Call Centres; 4. "An Island Off the West Coast of Australia": Multiplex Geography and the Growth of Transnational Telemediated Service Work in Mauritius
  • Part 2. Constructing Nationally Appropriate (and Inappropriate) Workers5. Serving the World, Serving the Nation: Everyday Nationalism and English in Philippine Offshore Call Centres; 6. Transnational "Homies" and the Urban Middle Class: Enactments of Class, Nation, and Modernity in Guatemalan Call Centres; Part 3. Caught in the Middle -- Labours of Borders and Crossings; 7. Migrations a l'envers: Global Service Work and Discursive Crossings; 8. Border Speech between Two National Linguistic Ideologies: The Case of Bilingual El Paso Call Centres; Summary
Control code
959713779
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781487511852
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv100503c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)959713779

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