Tag Archives: precariat

An Indian Precariat?

“Is There an Indian Precariat? Evidence from the Auto Manufacturing Industry” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2021.1888148) is a new article for JCA by Tom Barnes of the Institute for Humanities and Social Sciences, Australian Catholic University, Sydney, Australia. The abstract for the paper … Continue reading

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Precarious Work in Jakarta

Diatyka Widya Permata Yasih, a lecturer at the Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences at the University of Indonesia, has published with JCA. In her new article “Jakarta’s Precarious Workers: Are they a ‘New Dangerous Class’?” (DOI: … Continue reading

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Understanding precarious work

In a new review article posted to the JCA website, Tom Brass looks at approaches to precarious work. In both developed and underdeveloped economies, neo-liberal economic growth has become increasingly dependent on insecure, temporary and low-paid forms of employment. As … Continue reading

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