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The emergence of the global debt society

Governmentality and profit extraction through fabricated abundance and imposed scarcity in Peru and Spain

Ismael Vaccaro, Eric Hirsch, and Irene Sabaté

debt repayment obligations. The conservative and social-democratic parties that have alternatively ruled the majority of Europe during the past 50 years offer the same solution to the contemporary crisis: employment deregulation, lower wages, and public

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Laurent Berger

historians and economists is enlisted to tell the story of capital transfers through Japan-United States monetary relations since the Meiji era, in order to report the precariousness of wage employment and the flexibility of the labor market on a global scale

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Alla Bolotova, Anastasia Karaseva, and Valeria Vasilyeva

be one of the main employment spheres for young people; in addition, youth also find employment in the public sector, in the service sector, and in trade. Furthermore, Kirovsk is located in the foothills of the Khibiny Mountains, which makes the city

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Abin Chakraborty

day. ( Foster 1921, 246–247 ) Significantly, such employment of the categorical marvelous soon molds into what Nayar defines as the iconoclastic moral marvelous that primarily focuses on “indolence, waste and immoderation” ( Nayar 2008, 27 ) and sets

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Christopher Hill, Anna Bara, David Dettmann, Joseph Livesey, and Falk Huettmann

applies, particularly as regards entry, duration of stay, and employment. In illustrating the author’s conclusions, the chapter relies on a mix of much earlier research publications and legislation, and more emphasis could have been placed on the fact that

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The Socio-Demographic Situation in the Republic of Tuva

Conditions of Social Transformation, 1990s–early 2000s

Zoya Dorzhu

Translator : Jenanne Ferguson

: an attempt to smooth out aggravated social problems. In particular, the emergence of unemployment resulted in the creation of a special legal framework to mitigate its consequences. In 1991, the law “On employment in the Russian Federation” (Article

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Family on the Edge

Neblagopoluchnaia Family and the State in Yakutsk and Magadan, Russian Federation

Lena Sidorova and Elena Khlinovskaya Rockhill

between classes. It was thought that decisions and possibilities of moving upward to decent life depended on an individual, rather than on his or her economic, class, or other conditions. With free education, guaranteed income, and mandatory employment

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“Save the Men!”

Demographic Decline and the Public Response in the Late Soviet Period

Tricia Starks

dangerous on their face, but the high accident numbers hit when men were just entering and learning these occupations and therefore more likely to make a deadly mistake. While men were endangered by their employment, Zharko argues that forcing men to change

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Nonrecording states between legibility and looking away

Barak Kalir and Willem van Schendel

. State of exception . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Anderson , Bridget . 2010 . Migration, immigration controls and the fashioning of precarious workers . Work, Employment & Society 24 ( 2 ): 300 – 317 . 10.1177/0950017010362141 Bigo

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Of dispossessions and reclamations

Anthropology in the time of crisis

Elisabeth Schober

, nearly wholesale neoliberalization of universities, a younger generation of anthropologists today sees its opportunities for gainful employment within academic institutions crumble, with those few who do find jobs frequently hired under conditions that