Story: Occupational structure

Fishing family

Fishers, like this Italian family in Island Bay, Wellington, are an occupational group that frequently works long hours, because their work depends on the tides and the weather.

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Reference: Fish and Ships, 2007
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Paul Callister and Robert Didham, 'Occupational structure - Time and place of work', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 27 October 2020)

Story by Paul Callister and Robert Didham, published 11 Mar 2010