Poverty and the Production of World Politics

Unprotected Workers in the Global Political Economy

  • Matt Davies
  • Magnus Ryner

About this book


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.


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

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