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Labor, Class, and the International System.

Author: Alejandro Portes; John Walton; Charles Tilly; Edward Shorter
Publisher: Burlington : Elsevier Science, 2013.
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Labor, Class, and the International System explores the interface between the labor process, class structure, and the global requirements of accumulation as a necessary complement to the analysis of capital and dominant institutions and focus on this interaction to clarify some of the apparent contradictions and bring the general models in line with empirical reality. The book provides analysis of concepts and  Read more...
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Portes, Alejandro.
Labor, Class, and the International System.
Burlington : Elsevier Science, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alejandro Portes; John Walton; Charles Tilly; Edward Shorter
ISBN: 9781483263311 1483263312
OCLC Number: 897643852
Description: 1 online resource (246 pages)
Contents: Front Cover; Labor, Class, and the International System; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Preface; Chapter 1. Introduction; The World-System Perspective; Subprocesses in the World-System; A Research Agenda; Chapter 2. International Migration: Conditions for the Mobilization and Use of Migrant Labor under World Capitalism; Introduction; Early Labor Migrations; Theoretical Perspectives: A Critique; Inducement to Migration; The Release and Transportation of Migrant Labor; Conditions for the Use of Migrant Labor; Network Building: The Microstructures of Migration; Summary. Chapter 3. Unequal Exchange and the Urban Informal SectorIntroduction; Theoretical Review; Critique; Hyper-urbanization and the Informal Sector; The Informal Sector and Peripheral Accumulation; Reproduction of the Working Class; Constraints on the Expansion of the Working Class; Conclusion; Chapter 4. Ideologies of Inequality and Their Transformation in the Periphery: The Case of Latin America; Introduction; Patrimoniallsm; Positivism; Marglnality; Developmentalism; Conclusion. Chapter 5. The Internationalization of Capital and Class Structures in the Advanced Countries: The United States CaseIntroduction; Aspects of the Internationalization of Capital; Consequences of the Internationalization of Capital for Domestic Labor, Capital, and National Income; Institutional Consequences of the Internationalization of Capital; The Changing Structure of Social Class; Conclusion; Chapter 6. Conclusion; References; Index.

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Labor, Class, and the International System explores the interface between the labor process, class structure, and the global requirements of accumulation as a necessary complement to the analysis of capital and dominant institutions and focus on this interaction to clarify some of the apparent contradictions and bring the general models in line with empirical reality. The book provides analysis of concepts and hypotheses derived from general theory with available empirical knowledge on each particular topic. Each chapter addresses problem areas namely, international migration; pre-capitalist m.

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