Labour, the State, Social Movements and the Challenge of Neo-Liberal Globalisation

Labour, the State, Social Movements and the Challenge of Neo-Liberal Globalisation

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780719075865
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Publication date: 09/04/2007
Series: Critical Labour Movement Studies Series
Pages: 228
Product dimensions: 6.38(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.04(d)

About the Author

Jonathan Pattenden is Lecturer in Politics and International Development at the University of East Anglia

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: poverty and the poor
2. A class-relational approach
3. Labour, state and civil society in rural India
4. Changing dynamics of exploitation in rural South India
5. Dynamics of domination in rural South India: class relations at the state-society interface
6. Social policy and class relations: the case of the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme
7. The neoliberalisation of civil society: community-based organisations, contractor NGOs and class relations
8. Organisations of labouring class women
9. Conclusion: poverty and class
Index

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