ERIC Number: EJ616158
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Shifting Meanings in a Blue-Collar Worker Philanthropy Program: Emergent Tension in Traditional and Feminist Organizing.
Gibson, Melissa K.; Schullery, Nancy M.
Management Communication Quarterly, v14 n2 p189-236 Nov 2000
Examines an innovative philanthropic program instituted by a Midwestern United States manufacturing company during organizational downtimes. Examines the tensions that emerged when a traditionally structured company instituted a program indicative of incremental shifts toward feminist organizing principles. Explores the pragmatic and far-reaching benefits of this program for the employees, the community, and the organization as a whole. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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