Labour Studies Index

Updated: 2019-09-02

The Lived Realities of Precarity and Post-Industrialism

Document type Article
Author Stevens, Andrew
Journal Labour / Le Travail
Volume 83
Date 2019 Spring
ISSN 1911-4842
Pages 247-257
URL http://www.lltjournal.ca/index.php/llt/issue/view/539

Abstract

This article reviews "Precarious Employment: Causes, Consequences and Remedies," edited by Stephanie Procyk, Wayne Lewchuk, and John Shields, "Precarious Lives: Job Insecurity and Well-Being in Rich Democracies," by Arne L. Kalleberg, "Remaking the Rust Belt: The Postindustrial Transformation of North America, by Tracy Newmann, and "Working the Phones: Control and Resistance in Call Centres," by Jamie Woodcock.