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The Resource Shop class as soulcraft : an inquiry into the value of work, Matthew B. Crawford

Shop class as soulcraft : an inquiry into the value of work, Matthew B. Crawford

Label
Shop class as soulcraft : an inquiry into the value of work
Title
Shop class as soulcraft
Title remainder
an inquiry into the value of work
Statement of responsibility
Matthew B. Crawford
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this wise and often funny book, a philosopher/mechanic systematically destroys the pretensions of the high-prestige workplace and makes an irresistible case for working with one's hands
Cataloging source
DLC
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Crawford, Matthew B
Dewey number
  • 331
  • 745.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HD4824
  • TT145
LC item number
.C72 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Work
Label
Shop class as soulcraft : an inquiry into the value of work, Matthew B. Crawford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [215]-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief case for the useful arts -- The separation of thinking from doing -- To be master of one's own stuff -- The education of a gearhead -- The further education of a gearhead : from amateur to professional -- The contradictions of the cubicle -- Thinking as doing -- Work, leisure, and full engagement
Control code
276819738
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
246 pages
Isbn
9781594202230
Lccn
2009001789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)276819738
Label
Shop class as soulcraft : an inquiry into the value of work, Matthew B. Crawford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [215]-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief case for the useful arts -- The separation of thinking from doing -- To be master of one's own stuff -- The education of a gearhead -- The further education of a gearhead : from amateur to professional -- The contradictions of the cubicle -- Thinking as doing -- Work, leisure, and full engagement
Control code
276819738
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
246 pages
Isbn
9781594202230
Lccn
2009001789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)276819738

Subject

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