Tudor Parfitt is Research Professor in the School of International and Public Affairs and President Navon Professor of Sephardi and Mizrahi Studies at Florida International University and Emeritus Professor of Modern Jewish Studies in the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London.Daniel T. Rodgers is Henry Charles Lea Professor of History at Princeton University.
Acknowledgments Introduction 1. Work Ideals and the Industrial Invasion 2. Hireling Laborers 3. "Mechanized" Men 4. Play, Repose, and Plenty 5. Splinterings: Fables for Boys 6. Sons of Toil: Industrial Workers and Their Labor 7. Idle Womanhood: Feminist Versions of the Work Ethics 8. The Political Uses of Work Rhetoric Epilogue: Charles W. Eliot and the Quest for Joyful Labor Notes Index