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Finance, extraction and logistics as axes of the third neoliberal moment in Latin America

640 426 Alessandro Peregalli

With the notion of ‘operations of capital’, focused on the interaction between the dimensions of finance, extraction and logistics, authors such as Mezzadra and Neilson have highlighted some ‘underlying transformations of capitalism’ that go well beyond a generic idea of neoliberalism as ‘the hegemonic circulation of economic doctrines or processes…

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Gendering logistics: Subjectivities, biopolitics and extraction in supply chains

640 426 Irene Peano

In the domain of critical logistical studies, now a burgeoning field, the analysis of gender relations is largely neglected, being a rare occurrence in scholarly as much as in political, activist and militant reflections. One explanation for this might lie in the fact that logistics, as some analysts contend, is…

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Investigating the Frontiers of Capitalism. An Introduction to Into the Black Box Collective Research

600 400 Into the Black Box

Here we publish an introduction to the collective research of Into the Black Box we presented at last Historical Materialism Conference. In fact, the 7th of November we participated to a panel on workers’ inquiry with Notes From Below, Viewpoint Mag and Plateforme d’Enquêtes Militantes. The goal of this meeting was…

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Working-Class Masculinities in the Logistics Industry

640 426 Haude Rivoal

Far from working-class stereotypes of manhood, some logistics workers develop a “respectable” popular style of masculinity. But the intensification of the labor process makes this a difficult feature to maintain and often captured them in these stereotypes. This article has been written up using the results of my PhD, which…

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WOLG special issue by IBB is OUT NOW!

760 562 Into the Black Box

We are pleased to announce that is now available Logistical Gazes: spaces, labour and struggles in global capitalism, a Work Organisation, Labour and Globalisation Special Issue edited by Into the Black Box. Here you can buy the issue and read two free articles! https://www.jstor.org/stable/10.13169/workorgalaboglob.13.1.0009?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents Below you find the table of…

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Introduction to a Special Issue of Work Organisation, Labour and Globalisation

760 562 Into the Black Box

We publish the draft of our collective introduction to Logistical Gazes, the special issue of Work Organisation, Labour and Globalisation we edited and now available. WOLG special issue by IBB is OUT NOW! Logistics is currently emerging, with increasing intensity, as a key disruptive paradigm for interpreting the changes that…

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