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New edition of Aihwa Ong's classic ethnographic study of Malay women factory workers.
Aihwa Ong is Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley. Her many books include Flexible Citizenship: The Cultural Logics of Transnationality and Neoliberalism as Exception: Mutations in Citizenship and Sovereignty.
Table of Contents
|List of Illustrations||p. ix|
|List of Abbreviations||p. xxi|
|Capitalist Development and Cultural Experience|
|Spirits and Discipline in Capitalist Transformation||p. 1|
|Malay Peasants from Subsistence to Commodity Production||p. 11|
|The Kampung Society of Coastal Selangor|
|Tropical Confluences: Rural Society, Capital, and the State||p. 37|
|Sungai Jawa: Differentiation and Dispersal||p. 57|
|Domestic Relations: The Reconfiguration of Family Life||p. 85|
|Marriage Strategies: Negotiating the Future||p. 115|
|Neophyte Factory Women in Late Capitalism|
|The Modern Corporation: Manufacturing Gender Hierarchy||p. 141|
|Neophyte Factory Women and the Negative Image||p. 179|
|Spirits of Resistance||p. 195|
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