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British Academy Fellows

Record for: MCDOWELL, Professor Linda, CBE

Post: Professor of Human Geography, University of Oxford

Specialisms: Geographies of labour market change in the UK; gender divisions of labour; interactive work in the service sector; economic migration since 1945; memory and oral histories, especially of women migrants

Professor of Human Geography, University of Oxford University of Oxford (2004-)

Principal publications:
Working Bodies: interactive employment and workplace identities, 2009
Hard Labour: the forgotten voices of Latvian migrant volunteer workers, 2005
Redundant Masculinities? White working class youth and employment change, 2003
Capital Culture: Gender at Work in the City, 1997

Elected to the Fellowship: 2008 § S3