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CROSSING INTO THE DIGITAL AGE: WORKERS REDEFINED
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Reviewed By: Society for the Anthropology of Work
Sunday, November 18, 2012: 12:15 PM-2:00 PM

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Chairs:  Swapna Mukhopadhyay (Portland State University) and Isabelle Valerie Zinn (University of Lausanne / EHESS Paris)
12:15 PM
Looking Back, Looking Forward: Customers, Repairmen, and the Pursuit of Past Values
Michael Giulietti (Oregon State University and Oregon State University)
12:30 PM
Butchers, Florists and the Workplace: How Gender Matters In Everyday Activities
Isabelle Valerie Zinn (University of Lausanne / EHESS, Paris and University of Lausanne / EHESS Paris)
12:45 PM
The Economics of Vomiting Blood: Bodily Risk and Surveillance Among Over-the-Road Truck Drivers
Jeremy William Meerkreebs (University of Kansas and University of Kansas)
1:00 PM
The Orientation of the Body At Sea: Labour, Mobility and Digital Technologies
Penny McCall Howard (Maritime Union of Australia)
1:30 PM
Non-Literate Indian Boat-Builders: Vernacular Engineering and the Rigor of Reality
Swapna Mukhopadhyay (Portland State University and Portland State University)
1:45 PM
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