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Phone clones
Kiran Mirchandani

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Phone clones
authenticity work in the transnational service economy
Kiran Mirchandani

Published 2012 by ILR Press in Ithaca .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction : the authentic clone
Transnational customer service : a new touchstone of globalization
Language training : the making of the deficient worker
Hate nationalism and the outsourcing backlash
Surveillance schooling for professional clones
"Don't take calls, make contact!" : legitimizing racist abuse
Being nowhere in the world : synchronous work and gendered time
Conclusion : authenticity work in the transnational service economy.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
HE8789.I4 M57 2012

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

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9780801450648, 9780801477676
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