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Citizens on the Shop Floor: Negotiating Class, Citizenship and National Identity in a Turkish State Factory
This paper examines discourses on citizenship and nation at shop floor level through Bakırköy Cloth Factory – a state-owned factory in Istanbul, Turkey. Founded as a private enterprise in 1850, Bakırköy became the State ...
The child of the senses. Education and the concept of experience in the eighteenth century
Taking the German picture-encyclopedia Picture Book for Children (1790–1830) of Friedrich J. Bertuch as a vantage point, this article presents a thick historiographical description of the concept of experience and the role ...
Back to the factory: the continuing salience of industrial workplace history
Factories remain significant sites of employment, crucial to capitalism. In the twentieth century, scholars registered achievements in documenting their history, but since the late 1980s, and for a generation, the field ...