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United States in a world in crisis [electronic resource] : the geopolitics of precarious work and super-exploitation /
by Adrián Sotelo Valencia.
imprint
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2020]
description
xix, 258 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
ISBN
9789004415645, 9789004415652
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2020]
isbn
9789004415645
9789004415652
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
abstract
"This work by the distinguished Mexican theorist Adrián Sotelo Valencia explores new dimensions of super-exploitation in a context of the structural crisis of capitalism and imperialism. Steeped in a new generation of radical dependency theory and informed by the legacy of his own mentor, the famous Brazilian Marxist Ruy Mauro Marini, Sotelo rigorously examines prevailing theoretical debates regarding the expansion of super-exploitation in advanced capitalism. Building upon a Marinist framework, he goes beyond Marini to identify new forms of super-exploitation that shape the growing precarity of work. Sotelo demonstrates the inextricable link between reliance upon fictitious capital and the intensification of super-exploitation. Poignant contrasts are drawn between US capitalism and Mexico that reveal the nefarious new forms of imperialist dependency"--
catalogue key
13405282
 
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-230) and index.

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