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Cubed

A Secret History of the Workplace

By Nikil Saval
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Cubed: A Secret History of the Workplace by Nikil Saval

In Cubed (2014), you’ll discover that what you know as your office cubicle – that beige box so many workers worldwide toil in each day – is a fairly recent invention, despite its long history of development. These blinks will explain how the modern office came to be through a detailed account of the evolution of the workplace.

  • Historians or sociologists interested in the evolution of the office-worker
  • Employees and employers interested in management and workplace science

Nikil Saval is an American writer based in Philadelphia. He is an editor at n+1, a New York-based literary magazine for culture, politics and literature.

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