Working at the edge : emotional labour in the spectre of violence

Ward, Jenna, McMurray, Robert and Sutcliffe, Scott (2019) Working at the edge : emotional labour in the spectre of violence. Gender, Work and Organization. ISSN 0968-6673



  • Ward, Jenna
  • McMurray, Robert (
  • Sutcliffe, Scott
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Keywords: pain, violence, emotional labour, Police, prison officers, door staff, extreme work, edgework, embodied
  • Accepted: 26 April 2019
  • Published (online): 11 July 2019
Institution: The University of York
Academic Units: The University of York > Faculty of Social Sciences (York) > The York Management School
Depositing User: Pure (York)
Date Deposited: 30 Apr 2019 15:50
Last Modified: 06 Dec 2023 13:05
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Status: Published online
Refereed: Yes
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Description: Working at the Edge