Poverty and the Production of World Politics

Unprotected Workers in the Global Political Economy

  • Matt Davies
  • Magnus Ryner

About this book

Introduction

This book revisits Cox and Harrod's conception of 'unprotected workers' through theoretical reflection and empirical explorations of the rise of millennialism, prostitution and the sex industry, the politics of migration, the interstices of class and gender, and trade union politics.

Keywords

gender labor market labor politics migration political economy poverty

Editors and affiliations

  • Matt Davies
    • 1
  • Magnus Ryner
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Newcastle upon TyneUK
  2. 2.University of BirminghamUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230800878
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2006
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-54593-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-80087-8
  • About this book