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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 763–781.
Published: 01 October 2012
... that precipitated neoliberalism—been reconstituted as the neocontractualism of infinite and unbreakable contracts, interminable preparedness, and the displacement of capitalist incertitude onto the uninsurable risks of contingent labor. © 2012 Duke University Press 2012 The South Atlantic Quarterly 111:4, Fall...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1997) 96 (4): 895–910.
Published: 01 October 1997
...Frigga Haug; Lisa Yun Lee; Katrin Voelkner Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 Frigga Haug The Neoliberal Project, the Masculine Concept of Work, and the Overdue Renewal of the Gender Contract of the problems that arises in the debate concerning the future of work is the tacit...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1917) 16 (4): 303–323.
Published: 01 October 1917
...Nathaniel R. Whitney Copyright © 1917 by Duke University Press 1917 The Contracting Field for Individualism Nathaniel R. Whitney Assistant Professor of Economics in the State University of Iowa It will seem a commonplace to the student of economic his­ tory to say that in the relations of men...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (2): 269–299.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Dayna Nadine Scott This article outlines the contemporary dynamics of “consent by contract,” argued to be a mode of governance that attempts to define the social, political, ecological, and economic relations regarding the use of Indigenous lands solely through confidential bargaining and agreement...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (2): 249–264.
Published: 01 April 2009
... that capitalist practices make as they reconfigure status societies into contract ones. Instead, I propose the rudiments of a theory of cultural capital grounded in the exploitation of labor power through institutions of knowledge formation, and I nominate the form through which this value appears as prestige...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (2): 365–393.
Published: 01 April 2009
... the general public to his point of view, providing an extremely interesting commentary on the state of intellectual labor in the academy. Chomsky's popular base seems to have expanded while his academic base has contracted. How can we account for these opposed tendencies? Is it that Chomsky has embarrassed...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 621–641.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Lisa Adkins Prior to the recent global crisis a consensus was emerging that post-Fordism had ushered in a new sexual contract, one characterized not by exclusion and containment, but by the prospecting for potential, a prospecting that located women’s labor not as a reserve for capital...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 643–661.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Melinda Cooper The essay identifies workfare as the exemplary form of contingent labor practice inasmuch as it blurs the boundaries between the free and unfree labor contract, welfare and work, flexibility and compulsion. However, analyses of workfare have too often ignored the centrality of sexual...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 721–739.
Published: 01 October 2012
... tightly constrained. Migrants are extracted from their hometowns and inserted in a foreign workplace with great precision, and they are obliged to return home once the job contract expires. The movement thus assumes the form of “labor transplant.” Unlike project-based labor deployment that is collectively...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 741–761.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Jamie Peck; Nik Theodore The dismantling of the Fordist social contract and the neoliberalization of labor regulation have been associated with a historic shift toward decentralized, commodified, and atomized employment relationships, vividly reflected in the rise of temping and the (re)appearance...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (1): 225–234.
Published: 01 January 2015
...; workers might contract with hundreds of employers in a year without ever meeting them. Employers, likewise, can access these workers through computer interfaces without ever interacting with them. I examine the AMT-mediated computational labor relations between technologist employers and the data...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (2): 355–375.
Published: 01 April 2015
... on the contractual assembly of a collateralized debt obligation contract as representative of a particular class of instruments whose financial and social value is being questioned. I suggest that the trial can be understood as a prolonged practice of deliberation and doubt that entails a profound clash...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (1): 207–217.
Published: 01 January 2017
... on Greenpeace photographs of a Te Whānau-ā-Apanui fishing boat crossing a seismic survey ship contracted to Petrobras in the Raukūmara Basin, Aotearoa New Zealand, and Hawaiian artist Joy Enomoto's Nautilus the Protector woodcut prints, in which a nautilus battles mining infrastructure in the Bismarck Sea...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (2): 446–455.
Published: 01 April 2021
... October 2019 uprising. One of the uprising’s most ambitious aims was the ushering in of a new social contract beyond sectarian divisions. The essay tests the argument that a postwar model of expert-driven peace, which involves compartmentalizing the political society while devolving power into real-estate...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (3): 663–669.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Jonathan S. Parhusip Local labor laws in Taiwan push migrant workers to run away from contracted employment arrangements and become undocumented. This article examines the common forms of struggle pursued by runaway Indonesian migrant workers with a focus on the informal organizational structures...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2022) 121 (4): 865–871.
Published: 01 October 2022
... people suffer through indefinite detention or face an interest-bearing price of freedom: commercial bail bonds contracts, an industry worth more than $2 billion annually. Bail debt is held disproportionately by poor women of color who act as cosigners, bailing out the men in their family who are caged...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (3): 581–597.
Published: 01 July 2018
... and dominating paradigms. The essay argues that the film demands a renewed radical feminism, one not based in appeals for inclusion or protection under the social contract but based in noncompliance, the demand for collectivity and continued revolutionary practice. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2005) 104 (4): 675–692.
Published: 01 October 2005
... to the political but should be minimized. Schmitt and Arendt are both powerfully moti- vated by a sense of the stifling ubiquity of the social, and for this reason they enjoin us to think politically—to escape from what, unbearably, is already there. Contracts If thinking politically is to be something...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2005) 104 (4): 693–706.
Published: 01 October 2005
..., the very motor power of the dialectic itself. But let’s now, in conclusion, try to see this at work in an eminently politi- cal text, namely The Social Contract. Here it is not so much a question of the origin of that bad thing civilization or civil society and its history, as of that second-best...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 681–700.
Published: 01 October 2012
... six months she joined another call center.2 In another part of India, a woman of around the same age, a mother of two named Sujata-ben, signed a contract with a medical center to become a gestational carrier for a couple in the United States with fertility concerns. After going through 682 The South...