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The artistic precariat

Alison Bain and Heather McLean.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

March 2013; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour Standards: National and International; Economic Sociology; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining. 10679 words.

This article examines how some artists have collectively negotiated precarity in Toronto’s cultural sector during the last 2 decades through two arts experiments: the Waterfront Trail...

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Garments without guilt? Uneven labour geographies and ethical trading—Sri Lankan labour perspectives

Kanchana N. Ruwanpura.

in Journal of Economic Geography

March 2016; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour Standards: National and International; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining; Economic Sociology. 12518 words.

Economic geographers tout social upgrading via economic upgrading as a path that engenders labour conditions, while labour geographers underscore the inherent contradictions of corporate...

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Labour control and the labour question in global production networks: exploitation and disciplining in Senegalese export horticulture

Elena Baglioni.

in Journal of Economic Geography

January 2018; p ublished online June 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Sociology; Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Labour-Management Relations, Trade Unions, and Collective Bargaining. 12192 words.

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This article advocates the centrality of labour control to understand the constitutive role of labour and production within global production networks...

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