Sub-theme 18: Enlightenment, Freedom and Work in the 21st Century

Dirk Lindebaum, Cardiff University Business School, United Kingdom
Lynne Andersson, Fox School of Business, Temple University, USA
Frank den Hond, Hanken School of Economics, Finland
Session I: Thursday, July 04, 11:00 to 12:30, MS - TR 9
Chair: Dirk Lindebaum
Graeme Ridgeway
Is enlightened two-person freedom paradoxical? The future of microethics in the workplace
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Max Visser
Peter Fleming, Carl Rhodes and Kyoung-Hee Yu
On why Uber has not taken over the world: The Gig economy and the limits of neoliberal capitalism
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Jean Clarke
Session II: Thursday, July 04, 14:00 to 15:30, MS - TR 9
Chair: Lynne Andersson
Wim Vandekerckhove
Is it freedom? The coming about of the EU Directive on whistleblower protection
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Reijo Miettinen
Yuliya Shymko, Patricia Gabaldon and Puneet Malhotra
Discovering a helpless entrepreneur: Exhaustion of agency in the gig economy
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Carl Rhodes
Natasha Slutskaya and Annilee Game
Affective responses to neoliberalism in dirty work
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Isla Kapasi
Session III: Friday, July 05, 09:00 to 10:30, MS - TR 9
Chair: Frank den Hond
Rebecca M. Campbell
The cost of choice: Should we be free to choose when it comes to our pension?
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Graeme Ridgeway
Claudia Manca
Crafting the collaborative workspace: Space for action between tensions
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Marine Dragorn
Marine Dagorn
From new ways of working to new relationship with work: The corporate "slashers", a perception of freedom?
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Claudia Manca
Session IV: Friday, July 05, 11:00 to 12:30, MS - TR 9
Chair: Dirk Lindebaum
Viviana Meschitti
Learning the academic profession: Positioning the self across relational fields and contexts of action
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Natasha Slutskaya
Kenji Ogai and Elen Riot
The end of a beautiful era: On fishermen at work, seafaring, violence and freedom
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Barbara Meyers
Petya K. Burneva
Freedom to act and the experience of career time in a changing(?) academy
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Viviana Meschitti
Session V: Friday, July 05, 14:00 to 15:30, MS - TR 9
Chair: Lynne Andersson
Isla Kapasi
“Design your own destiny”: neoliberal values and the idealised ‘self’ in the context of home-based business
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Yuliya Shymko
Jean Clarke and Robin Holt
The entrepreneur in gothic form: John Ruskin and ethics of entrepreneurship
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Wim Vandekerckhove
Session VI: Saturday, July 06, 09:00 to 10:30, MS - TR 9
Chair: Frank den Hond
Barbara Myers and Irene Ryan
Women in later life: Displacing the centrality of work in their lives
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Ogai Kenji
Jared M. Poole and Harris Sondak
From truth to usefulness: A pragmatist response to the evidence-based management debate
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Rebecca Campbell
Session VII: Saturday, July 06, 11:00 to 12:30, MS - TR 9
Chair: Lynne Andersson
Max Visser
Freedom, recognition and precarity in organizations: Master & slave in the 21st century
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Ann Teglborg
Ann Teglborg, Patrick Gilbert and Nathalie Raulet-Croset
Philosophical roots of freedom and management
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Petya Burneva