Tag Archives: Tom Brass

Issue 3 for 2015 published

The latest issue of the Journal of Contemporary Asia is now available online. The issue includes seven research articles, one review article and seven book reviews: Articles Optimism and Education: The New Ideology of Development in Indonesia by Paul K. … 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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