Office ladies and salaried men : power, gender, and work in Japanese companies / Yuko Ogasawara.
Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, c1998.
xiii, 221 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-211) and index.
1. The Japanese Labor Market and Office Ladies -- 2. Why Office Ladies Do Not Organize -- 3. Gossip -- 4. Popularity Poll -- 5. Acts of Resistance -- 6. Men Curry Favor with Women -- App. B. Profiles of Sarariman and Office Ladies Interviewed -- App. C. Profiles of Fifteen Office Ladies at Tozai Bank -- App. D. Profiles of Interviewees on Valentine's Day Gift-Giving -- App. E. Summary of Telephone Interviews with Sarariman Wives Regarding White Day.