Hard Drives and Glass Ceilings

@article{McKay2006HardDA,
  title={Hard Drives and Glass Ceilings},
  author={S. C. McKay},
  journal={Gender & Society},
  year={2006},
  volume={20},
  pages={207 - 235}
}
  • S. C. McKay
  • Published 2006
  • Economics
  • Gender & Society
  • The article focuses on the persistent links between workplace stratification and gender ascription in the organization of flexible high-tech production. Using a comparative case study analysis of three multinational electronics firms in the Philippines, it examines three key organizational factors: firm nationality, product characteristics, and existing labor relations—that help drive variation in the gendering and gendered impact of technological upgrading. It also considers three extra… CONTINUE READING
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