Industry and Happiness. Democracy and Responsibility: Female Workers Utopian Learning

Peter Olsén, Birger Steen Nielsen, Kurt Aagaard Nielsen

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    Abstract

    Abstract An action research project, 'Industry and Happiness', with female workers from the danish fishing industry is presented and discussed. Future creating workshops and socalled research workshops were central. The aim was to develop ideas and concrete perspectives for a democratization in (danish) industrial work. The unusual experiences include problems as well as innovation. Reflections are made on the central concept of 'social imagination'
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalPoiesis
    Pages (from-to)106-116
    Publication statusPublished - 2000

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