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

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

Label
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
Provider
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"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDX
Index
index present
LC call number
GN450
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
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  • Durrenberger, E. Paul
  • JSTOR
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  • PSYCHOLOGY / Social Psychology
  • Business anthropology
  • Organizational behavior
  • Labor unions
  • Labor unions
  • Neoliberalism
  • Business anthropology
  • Labor unions
  • Labor unions
  • Neoliberalism
  • Organizational behavior
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
Label
Uncertain times : anthropological approaches to labor in a neoliberal world, edited by E. Paul Durrenberger, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Introduction: Hope for Labor in a Neoliberal World; 1. Anthropologists, Activists, and the Labor Movement; Industry; 2. The Gift of Labor: The Town, the Union, and the Corporate State in the Demise of the Swedish Car Industry; 3. Trade Unions, Labor Conflict, and Contested Institutions in the Swiss Construction Industry; 4. Union Power and Transnational Corporations in the Argentine Steel Industry; 5. Agents of Change or Status Quo? Labor NGOs in South China; 6. Labor Struggles in the Shipbuilding Industry of Piraeus
  • 7. The Struggle for Labor Rights in the Maquiladoras of Northern MexicoAgriculture; 8. Growers, Unions, and Farm Laborers in Mexico's Baja California; 9. Policies, Economic Forces, Class Relations, and Unions in Spain's Strawberry Fields; Retail and Service; 10. Subcontracted Employment and the Labor Movement's Response in Turkey; 11. Organized Labor in Contemporary Israeli Retail Chains; 12. National Unions, International Capital, and Bank Workers; Conclusion: Is There Hope in the Neoliberal World of Labor?; Notes on the Authors; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781607326311
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1tj7pr5
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1000128725
  • (OCoLC)on1000128725
Label
Uncertain times : anthropological approaches to labor in a neoliberal world, edited by E. Paul Durrenberger, (electronic resource)
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Introduction: Hope for Labor in a Neoliberal World; 1. Anthropologists, Activists, and the Labor Movement; Industry; 2. The Gift of Labor: The Town, the Union, and the Corporate State in the Demise of the Swedish Car Industry; 3. Trade Unions, Labor Conflict, and Contested Institutions in the Swiss Construction Industry; 4. Union Power and Transnational Corporations in the Argentine Steel Industry; 5. Agents of Change or Status Quo? Labor NGOs in South China; 6. Labor Struggles in the Shipbuilding Industry of Piraeus
  • 7. The Struggle for Labor Rights in the Maquiladoras of Northern MexicoAgriculture; 8. Growers, Unions, and Farm Laborers in Mexico's Baja California; 9. Policies, Economic Forces, Class Relations, and Unions in Spain's Strawberry Fields; Retail and Service; 10. Subcontracted Employment and the Labor Movement's Response in Turkey; 11. Organized Labor in Contemporary Israeli Retail Chains; 12. National Unions, International Capital, and Bank Workers; Conclusion: Is There Hope in the Neoliberal World of Labor?; Notes on the Authors; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781607326311
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1tj7pr5
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1000128725
  • (OCoLC)on1000128725

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