Overworked Americans and the Cult of Manly Wakefulness

Overview: Dangerously Sleepy explores the fraught relations between overwork, sleep deprivation, and public health.

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Book Description: Dangerously Sleepy explores the fraught relations between overwork, sleep deprivation, and public health. Health and labor historian Alan Derickson charts the cultural and political forces behind the overvaluation—and masculinization—of wakefulness in the United States.

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  • Dangerously Sleepy by Alan Derickson
  • Title: Dangerously Sleepy
  • Subtitle:Overworked Americans and the Cult of Manly Wakefulness
  • Authors: Alan Derickson
  • Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press
  • Published Date: 2013-10-23
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  • Category: Health, Business & Economics,
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