The Changing Worlds and Workplaces of Capitalism

  • Seán Ó Riain
  • Felix Behling
  • Rossella Ciccia
  • Eoin Flaherty

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Seán Ó Riain, Felix Behling, Rossella Ciccia, Eoin Flaherty
    Pages 1-14
  3. Mary P. Murphy, Camille Loftus
    Pages 98-117
  4. Frances McGinnity, Helen Russell
    Pages 201-220
  5. Seán Ó Riain, Felix Behling, Rossella Ciccia, Eoin Flaherty
    Pages 221-236
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 237-273

About this book


The contributors investigate how the large scale structures of capitalism and the local social relations of workplaces and organizations shape each other. They argue for a new integration of political economy and the sociology of work and organizations.


Political economy work workplace labour market welfare state industrial relations trade unions inequality post-industrial gender social policy flexibility precarity Europe capitalism development Economic Development Germany Integration labor market political economy Welfare Welfare State

Editors and affiliations

  • Seán Ó Riain
    • 1
  • Felix Behling
    • 1
  • Rossella Ciccia
    • 2
  • Eoin Flaherty
    • 2
  1. 1.National University of Ireland MaynoothIreland
  2. 2.Queen’s University BelfastUK

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