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Book review: a precariat charter: from Denizens to citizensby Guy Standing

Pannini, Elisa ORCID: 0000-0001-8258-5986 (2014) Book review: a precariat charter: from Denizens to citizensby Guy Standing. LSE Review of Books (30 Apr 2014). Website.

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A new class-in-the-making is emerging worldwide: the Precariat. A growing army of workers displaced in the globalized era, with no security, control over their time, nor hope for their future. Often threatened by precarity and poverty traps, they represent a new group of people in need of a charter of demands, according to Guy Standing, author of A Precariat Charter: From Denizens to Citizens. This book follows his previous success on the same topic; it is a thought provoking and resolute challenge to the widespread consensus around neo-liberal policies, writes Elisa Pannini.

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Additional Information: © 2014 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 03 Jul 2014 11:45
Last Modified: 05 Nov 2021 00:19

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