The Social Regulation of Labor Markets

Jamie Peck

April 6, 1996
ISBN 9781572300446
Price: $49.00
320 Pages
Size: 6" x 9"

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1. Introduction: Places of Work

I. Making Labor Markets

2. Making Workers: Control, Reproduction, and Regulation

3. Structuring the Labor Market: A Segmentation Approach

4. Locating the Local Labor Market: Segmentation, Regulation, Space

II. Placing Labor Markets

5. Flexibilizing Labor: Insecure Work in Unstable Places

6. Domesticating Work: Restructuring at Work, Restructuring at Home

7. Building Workfare States: Institutions of Labor Regulation

8. Localizing Labor: Geopolitics of Labor Regulation

9. Epilogue: Local Dialectics of Labor