Browsing by Author "Stubbs, Thomas"

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  • The Māori precariat: A silhouette

    Stubbs, Thomas; Cochrane, William; Uerata, Lynley Moana; Hodgetts, Darrin; Rua, Mohi (Massey University Press, 2017)
    Recent financial crises and a host of punitive labour and welfare reforms have intensified socio-economic divisions across advanced nations. In Aotearoa New Zealand, the indigenous Maori peoples are subject to systemic ...
  • Precariat Māori households today

    Rua, Mohi; Hodgetts, Darrin; Stolte, Ottilie Emma Elisabeth; King, Delta; Cochrane, William; Stubbs, Thomas; Karapu, Rolinda; Neha, Eddie; Chamberlain, Kerry; Te Whetu, Tiniwai; Te Awekotuku, Ngahuia; Harr, Jarrod; Groot, Shiloh Ann Maree (Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga New Zealand’s Māori Centre of Research Excellence, 2019)
    Aotearoa New Zealand is now the fifth most unequal economy in the OECD. To highlight the human cost of this situation, the concept of “the precariat” offers more informed and contextualised understandings of the situations ...
  • Relative surplus population and uneven development in the neoliberal era: Theory and empirical application

    Neilson, David; Stubbs, Thomas (Sage, 2011)
    This paper offers the groundwork of an alternative to mainstream (un)employment theory that builds on Marx’s account of the ‘active army’ and ‘relative surplus population’. With special application to the current neoliberal ...
  • A statistical portrait of the New Zealand precariat

    Cochrane, William; Stubbs, Thomas; Rua, Mohi; Hodgetts, Darrin (Massey University Press, 2017)
    Social inequalities have been increasing in New Zealand since the 1980s, widely understood to be a consequence of labour and welfare reforms that increased flexibility in employment, reduced protection for workers, and ...