History, Ethnography, Models
This volume presents a global range of ethnographic case studies to explore the ways in which - in the context of the restructuring of industrial work, the ongoing financial crisis, and the surge in unemployment and precarious employment - local and global actors engage with complex social...
To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge
Global Models, Local Lives?
Throughout history and geographical location, the rise and fall of industry, which impacts the fate of large populations, is tied to the development and cultural entanglement of particular models that are articulated with political power. Models are understood as knowledge devices – expert,...
To Be Published January 25th 2015 by Routledge
In response to global change, people create new opportunities and conditions, and in their responses they are influenced by both gender and age. In Gender, Agency and Change the contributors illustrate the complexities involved in the constitution and performance of agency. Such agency may be...
Published July 5th 2000 by Routledge