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The Resource Dangerously sleepy : overworked Americans and the cult of manly wakefulness, Alan Derickson

Dangerously sleepy : overworked Americans and the cult of manly wakefulness, Alan Derickson

Label
Dangerously sleepy : overworked Americans and the cult of manly wakefulness
Title
Dangerously sleepy
Title remainder
overworked Americans and the cult of manly wakefulness
Statement of responsibility
Alan Derickson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dangerously Sleepy explores the fraught relations between overwork, sleep deprivation, and public health. Health and labor historian Alan Derickson charts the cultural and political forces behind the overvaluation--and masculinization--of wakefulness in the United States
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Derickson, Alan
Dewey number
331.25/60973
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
HD5124
LC item number
.D36 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
EBL-Schweitzer
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hours of labor
  • Shift systems
  • Men
  • Men
  • Sleep deprivation
  • Sleep deprivation
  • HISTORY
  • Hours of labor
  • Men
  • Men
  • Shift systems
  • United States
Label
Dangerously sleepy : overworked Americans and the cult of manly wakefulness, Alan Derickson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Conclusion: The Employers' Dreams
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • 1. Sleep Is for Sissies: Elite Males as Paragons of Wakefulness
  • 2. In a Drowsy State: The Underregulation of Overwork
  • 3. The Long Turn: Steelworkers and Shift Rotation
  • 4. Asleep and Awake at the Same Time: Pullman Porters on Call
  • 5. Six Days on the Road: Long-Haul Truckers Fighting Drowsiness
Control code
864278896
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812208771
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812208771
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt49348m
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864278896
Label
Dangerously sleepy : overworked Americans and the cult of manly wakefulness, Alan Derickson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Conclusion: The Employers' Dreams
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • 1. Sleep Is for Sissies: Elite Males as Paragons of Wakefulness
  • 2. In a Drowsy State: The Underregulation of Overwork
  • 3. The Long Turn: Steelworkers and Shift Rotation
  • 4. Asleep and Awake at the Same Time: Pullman Porters on Call
  • 5. Six Days on the Road: Long-Haul Truckers Fighting Drowsiness
Control code
864278896
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812208771
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812208771
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt49348m
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)864278896

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