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The Resource To be at home : house, work, and self in the modern world, edited by James Williams, Felicitas Hentschke

To be at home : house, work, and self in the modern world, edited by James Williams, Felicitas Hentschke

Label
To be at home : house, work, and self in the modern world
Title
To be at home
Title remainder
house, work, and self in the modern world
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Williams, Felicitas Hentschke
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Williams, James
  • Hentschke, Felicitas
Series statement
Work in global and historical perspective
Series volume
Volume 5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Home
  • Home
  • Architecture and society
Label
To be at home : house, work, and self in the modern world, edited by James Williams, Felicitas Hentschke
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Machine generated contents note: To Be at Home: House, Work and Self in the Modern World -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Foreword -- Mamphela Ramphele -- Preface -- Andreas Eckert -- Introduction: To Be at Home-House, Work and Self in the Modern World -- Felicitas Hentschke and James Williams -- -- 1. Homes and Mobility: Borders, Boundaries, Thresholds -- Shoes Painfully Small: Material and Maternal Discomfort in Cape Verdean Remittance Houses -- Heike Drotbohm -- Hostel, Home and 'Life-Rhythm' for African Workers behind the Berlin Wall -- Eric Allina -- From Forecastle to Folk Club: The Homeless Seafarer -- Jonathan Hyslop -- Kinship and Displacement in Post-War Liberia: Children's Lives in an IDP Camp -- James Williams -- -- 2. HOUSES, WORK and Everyday Life: Rhythms, Ruptures, Cycles -- Constructing Nineteenth-Century Middle Class Milieus: The Labour of Geselligkeit -- David Warren Sabean -- Home-Making among the Kel Ewey Tuareg in the Sahara -- Gerd Spittler -- Living in Homes, but What Kinds and Whose? Single Young People in Nineteenth-Century Central Europe -- Josef Ehmer -- The Place of Work and Workplace in Girls' Identities in Chinese and European History -- Mary Jo Maynes and Ann Waltner -- + Thabang Sefalafala -- -- 3c. Construction, Demolition, Relocation -- Evicted in Dar es Salaam: From Tanganyika Packers to Uptown Kawe -- Thaddeus Sunseri -- "Build us a Church and We'll Stay!": Italian Migrant Workers in Lorraine -- Felicitas Hentschke -- Remaking Homes and Reproducing Inequalities in an Eastern Indian Steel Town -- Christian Strümpell -- + Alla Bolotova -- -- 4. THE POWER of PLACE: SPACE, EXCLUSIONS, Vulnerability -- Homes and Colonial Violence: The Coolie Pondok -- Vincent Houben -- Public-Private Continuities and Alternate Domesticities -- Renu Addlakha -- Subaltern Urbanism, Or Dwelling and the Unhoused -- Anupama Rao -- + Anne-Katrin Bicher -- -- 5. Houses and Selves: Nostalgia, Imagination, Memory -- Where I Rest my Sea Legs? Bulgarian Seafarers between the Home and the Ship -- Milena Kremakova -- The Home and the Hearth: Poetic Imagination and Bhojpuriya Women -- Nitin Sinha -- A Woman and a Nation: A Story of Job and Home in China -- Ju Li -- + Sidney Chalhoub -- -- 6. HOMES AND STYLE: AESTHETICS, POETICS, ETHICS -- + Jan Grill -- + Steven Rockell -- + Nitin Varma -- -- 7. Networks, Neighbourhoods, Communities -- The Enlarged Parlour? Structures and Varieties of German Working-Class Housing around 1900 -- Jürgen Schmidt -- The Chawl and the Slum: The Transformation of Housing in Ahmedabad's Industrial East -- Rukmini Barua -- "Land of Boarding Houses": Migrant Workers and Collective Dwellings in São Paulo, Brazil, 1945-1970 -- Paulo Fontes -- The Political Work of Home-Making by Refugees and Civil Society in Berlin -- Fazila Bhimji -- -- 8. BEING AT HOME IN THE WORLD: Thinking with Houses and Homes -- The Importance of Owning a Home in Bamako, or Life after Death -- Isaie Dougnon -- From Ancestral Tablets to Patriotic Snapshots: Remembering Kinship in Rural Chinese Homes -- Charlotte Bruckermann -- Unhomely Afterlives: Reading Life-Phases through Phases of Afterlife -- Claudio Pinheiro -- + Maria José de Abreu -- -- REFLECTIONS -- On Homes, Work and Personhood -- Prabhu Mohapatra -- On Photography and History -- Alf Lüdtke -- On Why Homes Still Matter: Thoughts on Mamphela Ramphela's A Bed Called Home: Life in the Migrant Labour Hostels of Cape Town -- Frederick Cooper -- Contributor Biographies -- Photography Credits -- Index
Control code
EBC5516729
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1
Extent
1 online resource (304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110582765
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5516729
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL5516729
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11610591
  • (OCoLC)1054065330
Label
To be at home : house, work, and self in the modern world, edited by James Williams, Felicitas Hentschke
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Machine generated contents note: To Be at Home: House, Work and Self in the Modern World -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Foreword -- Mamphela Ramphele -- Preface -- Andreas Eckert -- Introduction: To Be at Home-House, Work and Self in the Modern World -- Felicitas Hentschke and James Williams -- -- 1. Homes and Mobility: Borders, Boundaries, Thresholds -- Shoes Painfully Small: Material and Maternal Discomfort in Cape Verdean Remittance Houses -- Heike Drotbohm -- Hostel, Home and 'Life-Rhythm' for African Workers behind the Berlin Wall -- Eric Allina -- From Forecastle to Folk Club: The Homeless Seafarer -- Jonathan Hyslop -- Kinship and Displacement in Post-War Liberia: Children's Lives in an IDP Camp -- James Williams -- -- 2. HOUSES, WORK and Everyday Life: Rhythms, Ruptures, Cycles -- Constructing Nineteenth-Century Middle Class Milieus: The Labour of Geselligkeit -- David Warren Sabean -- Home-Making among the Kel Ewey Tuareg in the Sahara -- Gerd Spittler -- Living in Homes, but What Kinds and Whose? Single Young People in Nineteenth-Century Central Europe -- Josef Ehmer -- The Place of Work and Workplace in Girls' Identities in Chinese and European History -- Mary Jo Maynes and Ann Waltner -- + Thabang Sefalafala -- -- 3c. Construction, Demolition, Relocation -- Evicted in Dar es Salaam: From Tanganyika Packers to Uptown Kawe -- Thaddeus Sunseri -- "Build us a Church and We'll Stay!": Italian Migrant Workers in Lorraine -- Felicitas Hentschke -- Remaking Homes and Reproducing Inequalities in an Eastern Indian Steel Town -- Christian Strümpell -- + Alla Bolotova -- -- 4. THE POWER of PLACE: SPACE, EXCLUSIONS, Vulnerability -- Homes and Colonial Violence: The Coolie Pondok -- Vincent Houben -- Public-Private Continuities and Alternate Domesticities -- Renu Addlakha -- Subaltern Urbanism, Or Dwelling and the Unhoused -- Anupama Rao -- + Anne-Katrin Bicher -- -- 5. Houses and Selves: Nostalgia, Imagination, Memory -- Where I Rest my Sea Legs? Bulgarian Seafarers between the Home and the Ship -- Milena Kremakova -- The Home and the Hearth: Poetic Imagination and Bhojpuriya Women -- Nitin Sinha -- A Woman and a Nation: A Story of Job and Home in China -- Ju Li -- + Sidney Chalhoub -- -- 6. HOMES AND STYLE: AESTHETICS, POETICS, ETHICS -- + Jan Grill -- + Steven Rockell -- + Nitin Varma -- -- 7. Networks, Neighbourhoods, Communities -- The Enlarged Parlour? Structures and Varieties of German Working-Class Housing around 1900 -- Jürgen Schmidt -- The Chawl and the Slum: The Transformation of Housing in Ahmedabad's Industrial East -- Rukmini Barua -- "Land of Boarding Houses": Migrant Workers and Collective Dwellings in São Paulo, Brazil, 1945-1970 -- Paulo Fontes -- The Political Work of Home-Making by Refugees and Civil Society in Berlin -- Fazila Bhimji -- -- 8. BEING AT HOME IN THE WORLD: Thinking with Houses and Homes -- The Importance of Owning a Home in Bamako, or Life after Death -- Isaie Dougnon -- From Ancestral Tablets to Patriotic Snapshots: Remembering Kinship in Rural Chinese Homes -- Charlotte Bruckermann -- Unhomely Afterlives: Reading Life-Phases through Phases of Afterlife -- Claudio Pinheiro -- + Maria José de Abreu -- -- REFLECTIONS -- On Homes, Work and Personhood -- Prabhu Mohapatra -- On Photography and History -- Alf Lüdtke -- On Why Homes Still Matter: Thoughts on Mamphela Ramphela's A Bed Called Home: Life in the Migrant Labour Hostels of Cape Town -- Frederick Cooper -- Contributor Biographies -- Photography Credits -- Index
Control code
EBC5516729
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1
Extent
1 online resource (304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110582765
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5516729
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL5516729
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11610591
  • (OCoLC)1054065330

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