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Craft Work

  • By: Robin Dearmon Muhammad
  • In: Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia
  • Edited by: Vicki Smith
  • Subject:Organizational Psychology, Sociology of Work (general), Organizational Theory

Craft work has a rich history. Rooted in the handmade products of wood, metal, clay, and textiles of the premodern period, craft work crossed national, racial, and gender lines. Craftsmen developed a work culture that promoted control over the fashioning of ...

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