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Allison J Pugh
Associate Professor, University of Virginia

Allison J Pugh is an associate professor of sociology at the University of Virginia. Her latest book is The Tumbleweed Society: Working and Caring in an Age of Insecurity (2015). 

Written by Allison J Pugh

Essay/
Poverty and development
Men at work

The age of austerity has transformed work, but what it means to be a man has not caught up

Allison J Pugh