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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (4): 703–713.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Jamie Woodcock Much of the existing research on platform work has focused on the role of data and algorithmic management. These new techniques of management need to be critically understood, but there is a risk of overemphasizing the importance and power of these techniques. The obscuring processes...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (2): 422–431.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Biju Mathew Based on extensive conversations with Uber, Lyft, and Ola drivers across multiple cities in the United States and India, this article argues that gig/platform work operates through a reorganization of established labor process with data at the center of such changes. Not only is data...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (1): 75–93.
Published: 01 January 2020
..., planning has become a process of creating architectural opportunities from scattered corpuses of extracted data. Mindful of the importance of machine learning in such processes, this article critically grapples with the proposition that techniques of reverse engineering offer a means of cracking...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (4): 749–762.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Francis Kuriakose; Deepa Kylasam Iyer Platform capitalism has enabled digital platforms to bring producers, consumers, and workers in a multisided marketplace with the purpose of collecting data. The resulting commodification of materiality and sociality in the digital sphere and the proprietary...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (4): 743–759.
Published: 01 October 2014
... the conditions that previously made the party form possible to be absent in the postindustrial capitalist core, we assess the political-economic data pointing toward whether such conditions might be present in emerging economies and thus whether these regions might be more conducive to such organizational forms...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (1): 225–234.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Lilly Irani Digitally mediated labor can take many forms: valorized and visible, hidden and forgotten, or even disavowed. This article examines one particular digital work system: Amazon Mechanical Turk (AMT). AMT is a system that organizes tens of thousands of workers to do data-processing work...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (4): 623–649.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Marc Bousquet While David Horowitz's Student Bill of Rights is a false solution, is there a sense in which it grasps a real problem? While all the data shows that student intellectual freedoms aren't foreclosed from the Left, undergraduate curricular choice may be foreclosed in advance...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (1): 135–152.
Published: 01 January 2015
... architectures of logistical media extract data and manage labor whose value is exploited as financial capital. Gamification techniques further extend the power of logistical media as technologies that govern knowledge production. Anonymity offers one possible strategy of withdrawal. Ned Rossiter Coded...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (3): 611–630.
Published: 01 July 2015
... today's landscape of social abstraction, we analyze subject positions under postcrisis conditions starting with that of the entrepreneur, trying to better understand the social and political possibilities foreclosed by contemporary subjectivity. If the contemporary subject is a derelict shell housing data...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (3): 553–571.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Julian Kevon Glover This article investigates sex work among Black transgender women in Chicago’s ballroom scene, drawing on ethnographic data to argue that Black transwomen engage in sex work as a practice of self-investment undergirded by an epistemological shift regarding the centrality...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (4): 853–869.
Published: 01 October 2021
... sector, highlighting the adoption of local norms and traditions. For decades, thousands of casas particulares have hosted exchanges between visitors and the local population. Based on ethnographic data collected in Havana, we contend that the “Airbnb model” was present before the gig economy giant...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (4): 809–822.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Fabien Brugière Drawing from a transurban field research conducted in the ride-hailing sector in Paris and Brussels regions, this article investigates platformization as a productive model defined by the articulation of an outsourced labor regime with an algorithmic and data-driven type...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (4): 823–838.
Published: 01 October 2021
... comprising semistructured interviews, focus group discussions, and participant observations from forty Uber and Bolt trips. Other primary data sources include driver forums, attending driver training sessions and listening to transport radio programs. This article identifies temporal and spatial dynamics...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2022) 121 (1): 210–219.
Published: 01 January 2022
...Cihan Tekay This essay provides an analysis of international initiatives organized in solidarity with the protests at Boğaziçi University that erupted shortly after the appointment of a new rector on January 1, 2021. It provides an overview of these initiatives by using data from anonymous...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (2): 313–331.
Published: 01 April 2018
... coherence suggest that we cannot speak of this as a social movement in the conventional sense. However, the newly emerged volunteerism for refugees is far from being unpolitical, as an analysis of survey data, semi-narrative interviews, and group discussions with volunteers reveal. For the majority...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (4): 763–776.
Published: 01 October 2021
... Urbanism: The Emerging Politics of Open Data for Urban Management .” Paper presented at American Association of Geographers Annual Conference , Tampa, FL , April 8–12 . Barns Sarah . 2018 . “ Platform Urbanism Rejoinder: Why Now? What Now? ” Mediapolis (blog), November 7...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1979) 78 (4): 478–488.
Published: 01 October 1979
... mobility in American history. This essay was presented at the annual meeting of the Organization of American Histori­ ans, 1978, in New York City. The New Histories 479 riority of its quantitative generalizations, based as they are on com­ prehensive or representative data, to the impressionistic surmises...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2023) 122 (4): 779–793.
Published: 01 October 2023
... technology is more clearly one of exploitation, even as the commodification of data remains abstracted. By building international linkages, drivers globalize resistance to transnational platforms. Tina, a driver-organizer in the San Diego area, was one of several RDU members to attend the Oxford...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2019) 118 (4): 857–876.
Published: 01 October 2019
... nature of property (public and private), with the advent of digital platforms and the appropriation of social data. The Separation of the Legality-Legitimacy Pairing Alain Supiot (2015), in his course at the Collège de France dedicated to Gouver- nance par les nombres, showed how economic calculations...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1968) 67 (2): 390–391.
Published: 01 April 1968
... to be more systematically argued within the context of his evi­ Book Reviews 391 dence, and he has an annoying and disconcerting habit of failing to comment on even the most glaring anomalies in the statistics he presents. He seeks data on social structure with commendable energy; but on the one hand he...