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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (1): 9–32.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Catherine Fennell This essay examines anxieties concerning interpersonal obligations that gathered within and around low-income households of a redeveloping Chicago public housing project in the years following comprehensive public housing and welfare reform. These households navigated competing...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 763–781.
Published: 01 October 2012
... critique of oikonomia (the law of the household). Focusing on the history of debates around insurance, the family wage and slavery, the actuarial and inoculation, I underline Locke’s reworkings of Aristotle, Pascal, and the Thomist transformation of contingency into necessity through the delineation of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2019) 118 (2): 363–379.
Published: 01 April 2019
.... Instead, envisioned in canonical neoliberal texts are specific and particular conceptualizations of markets, states, and households, which means that neoliberalism is fundamentally about the remaking of states and households in the name of markets rather than about markets per se. As a result, retaining...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (2): 307–329.
Published: 01 April 2015
... and Society 41 , no. 3 : 299 – 315 . Bryan Dick Martin Randy Rafferty Michael . 2009 . “ Financialization and Marx: Giving Labor and Capital a Financial Makeover .” Review of Radical Political Economics 41 , no. 4 : 458 – 72 . Campbell John Y. 2006 . “ Household...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (3): 529–547.
Published: 01 July 2012
... significant dimension of Jane’s social transformation—namely, that by novel’s end Brontë has killed off virtually everyone she could not imaginatively place in the same household with her protagonist. To sustain the Lockean fantasy of a world made entirely of house- holds organized according to...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (2): 430–438.
Published: 01 April 2018
...- cies to conœscate mobile phones from domestic workers upon their arrival in the UAE, which the agencies do by inspecting workers’ belongings prior to Parreñas and Silvey • The Precarity of Migrant Domestic Work 433 placing them in their employer’s household. Unless they manage to...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (3): 586–588.
Published: 01 July 2013
... University and a faculty affiliate of the Duke Population Research Institute. She is the author of Out of the House of Bond- age: The Transformation of the Plantation Household (2008). Her current book manuscripts in progress are Women at War: A Story of Women in the U.S. Civil War and Rose’s War...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (2): 467–469.
Published: 01 April 2015
... Studies at the University of Sydney. She is the author of Renovation Nation: Our Obsession with Home (2008). Her recent research focuses on cultures of financial calculation in the everyday life of households, specifically in relation to the interface of home/housing, mortgage, and financial...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2007) 106 (4): 709–726.
Published: 01 October 2007
... fulfill precisely these constitutionally mandated obligations. This essay examines just how the actions or inactions of an indifferent bureaucracy can lead to ruin, failure, or loss of life for the individuals, households, and commu- nities that the bureaucracy is intended to serve. The examples...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (3): 637–645.
Published: 01 July 2020
... household economies that was occurring in parallel to the state s taking on debt. This was a key moment because it allowed the feminist move- ment to do something new: to situate the con”ict on the terrain of ‘nance and highlight its invasive logic over ever broader areas of the reproduction of life...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 643–661.
Published: 01 October 2012
... imposed on nonwhite (African American and Arab) and female workers in particular.3 The crisis of Fordism, moreover, extended well beyond the shop floor into the intimate space of the household.4 For what we call Fordism was never only about the consensus between (white) industrial labor unions and capital...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2000) 99 (4): 865–902.
Published: 01 October 2000
... middle-class life, defined in large part by the acquisition of prescribed sets of consumer durables. The home was constituted as the center not only of consumption but also of prudent thrift. A high rate of household savings was a...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (4): 744–747.
Published: 01 October 2016
... most household toilets are shared, is now, finally, coming under fire in public venues, most notably by trans activ- ists and their allies. The public debates that have been staged across the country over queer and transgender peoples’ access to public bathrooms offer some intriguing insights...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (1): 119–145.
Published: 01 January 2009
... reproduction, and its gendered division of labor.2 Domesticity was too costly for working-class families, since it required not only having a home but also possessing sufficient household income to pay for servants, bric-a-brac, and multiple rooms with separate functions. Domestic ideol- ogy dictated...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (4): 782–783.
Published: 01 October 2013
... to stretch to eternity. Almost everywhere, household debt had now risen far beyond sustainable levels, and the balloon- ing public debt of many countries and cities was seized upon as an excuse to impose austerity measures on the most vulnerable members of society. The subsequent...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (2): 251–263.
Published: 01 April 2012
... economies (such as the world economy necessarily constitutes) are well known. Effective demand in a closed economy arises from household con- sumption, business investment, and government expenditure. Thus any resolution of the problem of inadequate aggregate demand would have to stem from...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (2): 283–305.
Published: 01 April 2015
... debt have restructured social provisioning to the extent that, frequently, the only way to obtain basic goods and services is by borrowing money (Roberts 2103). In the course of forty years of stagnating or declining real wages, the expansion of the consumer credit economy encouraged households...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (4): 613–624.
Published: 01 October 2013
... Press . MacIntyre Alasdair . 2006 . The Tasks of Philosophy: Selected Essays . Vol. 1-2 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . doi:10.1017/CBO9780511819797 . McCurry Stephanie . 2005 . Masters of Small Worlds: Yeoman Households, Gender Relations, and the Political Culture...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (4): 877–887.
Published: 01 October 2020
.... This Pigov- ian tax, which internalizes the social cost of economic activities by integrating negative externalities into the market, had the express goal of reorienting household consumption toward less polluting products and to contribute the revenue to the struggle against climate change. However...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (1): 203–212.
Published: 01 January 2013
... villages under the household registration, or hukou, system, which restricts their migration away from their birthplaces, their life expectancy and literacy rate have improved sig- nificantly since the 1950s as a result of state investment in rural elementary education and public health. The Maoist...