Decentering wage labor as a new class politics

  • Kathleen M. MillarEmail author


This commentary on María Inéz Fernández Álvarez’s analysis of Argentina’s Confederation of Workers of the Popular Economy (CTEP) considers how the CTEP is a critique of precarious work that nonetheless refuses to reaffirm wage labor. It raises questions about the new politics of the CTEP, specifically its response to the work-citizenship nexus and its embrace of the heterogeneous category of the “popular economy.”


Wage labor Precarity Class Latin America 



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Simon Fraser UniversityVancouverCanada

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