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The Resource Uncertain times : anthropological approaches to labor in a neoliberal world, edited by E. Paul Durrenberger

Uncertain times : anthropological approaches to labor in a neoliberal world, edited by E. Paul Durrenberger

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Uncertain times : anthropological approaches to labor in a neoliberal world
Title
Uncertain times
Title remainder
anthropological approaches to labor in a neoliberal world
Statement of responsibility
edited by E. Paul Durrenberger
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The first-ever collection of labor anthropology from around the world, Uncertain Times addresses the theory that traditional labor union organization has been co-opted by the neoliberal policies of corporate capital and become a member service rather than a driver of social movements"--
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Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1943-
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Durrenberger, E. Paul
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  • Business anthropology
  • Organizational behavior
  • Labor unions
  • Labor unions
  • Neoliberalism
Label
Uncertain times : anthropological approaches to labor in a neoliberal world, edited by E. Paul Durrenberger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Christopher Kelley
  • Union power and transnational corporations in the Argentine steel industry
  • Julia Soul
  • Agents of change or status quo? Labor NGOs in South China
  • Darcy Pan
  • Labor struggles in the shipbuilding industry of Piraeus
  • Manos Spyridakis
  • The struggle for labor rights in the Maquiladoras of Northern Mexico
  • María Eugenia de la O
  • Growers, unions, and farm laborers in Mexico's Baja California
  • Introduction.
  • Christian Zlolniski
  • Policies, economic forces, class relations, and unions in Spain's strawberry fields
  • Alicia Reigada
  • Subcontracted employment and the labor movement's response in Turkey
  • Alpkan Birelma
  • Organized labor in contemporary Israeli retail chains
  • Gadi Nissim
  • National unions, international capital, and bank workers
  • Steven Payne
  • Conclusion.
  • Hope for labor in a neoliberal world
  • Is there hope in the neoliberal world of labor?
  • E. Paul Durrenberger
  • E. Paul Durrenberger
  • Anthropologists, activists, and the labor movement
  • Emma Braden
  • The gift of labor : the town, the union and the corporate state in the demise of the Swedish car industry
  • Staffan Löfving
  • Trade unions, labor conflict, and contested institutions in the Swiss construction industry
Control code
ocn971333737
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 361 pages
Isbn
9781607326656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)971333737
Label
Uncertain times : anthropological approaches to labor in a neoliberal world, edited by E. Paul Durrenberger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Christopher Kelley
  • Union power and transnational corporations in the Argentine steel industry
  • Julia Soul
  • Agents of change or status quo? Labor NGOs in South China
  • Darcy Pan
  • Labor struggles in the shipbuilding industry of Piraeus
  • Manos Spyridakis
  • The struggle for labor rights in the Maquiladoras of Northern Mexico
  • María Eugenia de la O
  • Growers, unions, and farm laborers in Mexico's Baja California
  • Introduction.
  • Christian Zlolniski
  • Policies, economic forces, class relations, and unions in Spain's strawberry fields
  • Alicia Reigada
  • Subcontracted employment and the labor movement's response in Turkey
  • Alpkan Birelma
  • Organized labor in contemporary Israeli retail chains
  • Gadi Nissim
  • National unions, international capital, and bank workers
  • Steven Payne
  • Conclusion.
  • Hope for labor in a neoliberal world
  • Is there hope in the neoliberal world of labor?
  • E. Paul Durrenberger
  • E. Paul Durrenberger
  • Anthropologists, activists, and the labor movement
  • Emma Braden
  • The gift of labor : the town, the union and the corporate state in the demise of the Swedish car industry
  • Staffan Löfving
  • Trade unions, labor conflict, and contested institutions in the Swiss construction industry
Control code
ocn971333737
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 361 pages
Isbn
9781607326656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)971333737

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