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Financialization from the margins

Notes on the incorporation of Argentina's subproletariat into consumer credit (2009–2015)

Hadrien Saiag

instruments gave rise to a new form of exploitation that is based on the mismatch between the erratic time of work and the monthly based time of finance, and affects those with unstable employment the most. The conclusion opens new avenues to overturn the

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Marco Ricceri

employment policies with social policies: BRICS should aim to promote the improvement of living conditions through sustainable and inclusive economic growth and development for its citizens as well as the global citizenry. Such an agenda seeks to reduce

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Larisa Carranza

precarity and low-wage employment. Thus, Tuckett not only examines how migrants differentiate between what policies and governments say versus what they do but also points out problematic frameworks that academia place on groups without further examining the

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Penny Welch and Susan Wright

students’ chances of employment. The second article is a collaborative autoethnography by Saran Stewart, Chayla Haynes and Kristin Deal about the doctoral programme in higher education they studied at the University of Denver. The programme had been

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Rethinking the class politics of boredom

Marguerite van den Berg and Bruce O’Neill

features of the postcrisis economy in which precarization is normalized ( Lorey 2015 ). Rather than previous economies’ aims for full employment, in which work for many was more or less continuous, activity and inactivity are, following the recession

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Freeing the ‘Aboriginal Individual’

Deconstructing ‘Development as Freedom’ in Remote Indigenous Australia

Hannah Bulloch and William Fogarty

greatest. In policy and colloquial parlance, these small townships are referred to as ‘remote communities’. 3 As the term ‘remote’ suggests, many of these communities are distant from markets, employment opportunities, state services, and infrastructure

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Israel’s Recent Unionizing Drives

The Broader Social Context

Jonathan Preminger

(possible) resurgence are investigating three main areas. The first involves the changing employment frameworks and the weakening of organized labor, focusing on the details of working lives and workplaces and on the erosion of corporatist-era protection for

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Shadow Soldiering

Shifting Constellations and Permeable Boundaries in “Private” Security Contracting

Maya Mynster Christensen

retrained for purposes of armed security work, she suspended the company. Following their failure in Liberia, Sabre International initiated collaboration with the Sierra Leone government. Here, the recruitment was launched as an official youth employment

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Olivia Mason and Nick Megoran

of deregulation, economic inequality, union busting, and a shift from employment to low-wage temporary contracts’ ( 2017: 2–3 ). Precarity has become an increasingly dominant frame in critical studies of labour and employment relations more broadly

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The Socio-analytical Approach

Differences in International Scientific Discourses

Rolf-Dieter Hepp

result of which social security has been transformed from a collective to an individual matter: “Particularly in Germany, social security systems reproduce inequalities in the social situation as defined by the employment system through their dependence