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Cristi Puiu

Monica Filimon

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780252040764
eISBN:
9780252099205
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040764.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The rise of the New Romanian Cinema in a postcommunist country without a particularly vigorous film tradition has puzzled critics and audiences alike. Its roots have been traced to Cristi Puiu’s ... More


Risk and Consequences: The Changing Japanese Employment Paradigm

Machiko Osawa and Jeff Kingston

in Japan: The Precarious Future

Published in print:
1953
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781479889389
eISBN:
9781479830893
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479889389.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

The most significant trend in the Japanese labor market over the past two decades is the doubling of the percentage of the workforce hired as nonregular employees who do not enjoy job security or ... More


Emergency and the Everyday

Katherine Fusco and Nicole Seymour

in Kelly Reichardt

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780252041242
eISBN:
9780252050107
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041242.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This introduction outlines Reichardt’s career, from promising indie auteur in the 1990s to a subsequent retreat from the spotlight to a triumphant return in the mid-2000s. The book’s argument is laid ... More


The universal and the particular in Latin American penal state formation

Markus-Michael Müller

in Criminalisation and advanced marginality: Critically exploring the work of Loic Wacquant

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9781447300014
eISBN:
9781447307587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447300014.003.0010
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Markus Müller analyses the control of the precariat in Latin America, emphasising the role of informal practices alongside state agencies, especially the role of the police in ‘clearing out’ the poor ... More


Poor work, welfare and poverty

Tracy Shildrick, Robert MacDonald, Colin Webster, and Kayleigh Garthwaite

in Poverty and insecurity: Life in low-pay, no-pay Britain

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9781847429117
eISBN:
9781447307907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429117.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter sets out the general theoretical and empirical terrain of the book, drawing attention to continuities and discontinuities both in the provision of welfare as an attempt to tackle or at ... More


Conclusions

Tracy Shildrick, Robert MacDonald, Colin Webster, and Kayleigh Garthwaite

in Poverty and insecurity: Life in low-pay, no-pay Britain

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9781847429117
eISBN:
9781447307907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429117.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This final chapter connects the findings of the research with broader debates, research and theory in respect of work, unemployment, labour markets and welfare. Particular attention is focussed ... More


The labour market contradiction: a precarious form of dependence

Lorenza Antonucci

in Student Lives in Crisis: Deepening Inequality in Times of Austerity

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781447318231
eISBN:
9781447318255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447318231.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This chapter discusses the role of the labour market, the precarious and overqualified forms of participation in the labour market widely used by young people in university to support themselves, and ... More


Criteria for a Benefits System: The Labour Market, Then, Now, and in the Future

Malcolm Torry

in Money for everyone: Why we need a citizen's income

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447311249
eISBN:
9781447311287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447311249.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter tackles the seventh and final criterion for a good benefits system: The tax and benefits structure should reflect the labour market of today, and should remain serviceable as the labour ... More


The Politics of Labour 2: Struggling for Rights at Work (1997–2014)

Matteo Rizzo

in Taken For A Ride: Grounding Neoliberalism, Precarious Labour, and Public Transport in an African Metropolis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198794240
eISBN:
9780191835766
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198794240.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

Chapter 5 investigates the factors and circumstances that allowed the workers to switch from managing the effects of precarious employment to challenging its causes, first through the founding of an ... More


Emergence of Sound Demonstrations

Noriko Manabe

in The Revolution Will Not Be Televised: Protest Music After Fukushima

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199334681
eISBN:
9780190454951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199334681.003.0006
Subject:
Music, Popular, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Drawn from analyses by Hayashi and McKnight, Mōri, and Noiz, and personal interviews with activists ECD, Oda Masanori, Matsumoto Hajime of Shirōto no Ran, and others, this chapter recounts the ... More


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