Labor, Class Formation, and China's Informationized Policy of Economic Development

Labor, Class Formation, and China's Informationized Policy of Economic Development

By: Hong Yu (author)Hardback

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In Labor, Class Formation, and China's Informationized Policy of Economic Development, Yu Hong examines crucial connections between the evolving political economy of information and communications technology (ICT) and the reconstitution of class relations in China. Situating China's ICT development over the last thirty years at the intersection of transnational trends, domestic policies, and institutional arrangements, Hong shows how evolving class relations in the ICT sector are shaped by and shaping the transnational capitalist dynamics and domestic socio-economic transformations.

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Yu Hong is assistant professor in the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism at University of Southern California.

Contents

Chapter 1: INTRODUCTION Chapter 2: POLITICAL ECONOMY OF CHINESE ICT DEVELOPMENT IN THE GLOBALIZATION ERA Chapter 3: THE COMPOSITION OF ICT WORKFORCES AND ITS INDICATIONS OF CHINA'S DEVELOPMENTAL STRATEGY Chapter 4: PROCUREMENT, MANAGEMENT AND DISCIPLINE Chapter 5: PRACTICES AND IDENTITIES OF MIGRANT WORKERS: BETWEEN LIVED EXPERIENCES AND PAST MEMORIES Chapter 6: WILL CHINESE ICT WORKERS UNITE?-NEW SIGNS OF CHANGE IN THE AFTERMANTH OF THE GLOBAL ECONOMIC CRISIS Chapter 7: CONCLUSION Chapter 8 METHODOLOGICAL APPENDICES Chapter 9 BIBLIOGRAPHY

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/03/2011
  • ISBN13: 9780739137260
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 322
  • ID: 9780739137260
  • weight: 649
  • ISBN10: 0739137263

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