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Understödets rationalitet. En genealogisk studie av arbetslinjen under kapitalismen


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Title: Understödets rationalitet. En genealogisk studie av arbetslinjen under kapitalismen
Authors: Davidsson, Tobias
E-mail: tobias.davidsson@socwork.gu.se
Issue Date: 30-Apr-2015
University: Göteborgs universitet. Samhällsvetenskapliga fakulteten
University of Gothenburg. Faculty of Social Sciences
Institution: Department of Social Work ; Institutionen för socialt arbete
Date of Defence: 2015-05-29
Disputation: Fredagen den 29 maj 2015, kl. 13.15, hörsal Sappören, Sprängkullsgatan 25.
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: public poor relief
wage labour
industrial capitalism
genealogy
workfare
governmentality
Abstract: Through a genealogical examination of how public poor relief was problematized in Sweden 1847–1875, this thesis aims to outline the assumptions and premises that underlies the contemporary predominant neoliberal argument that public relief needs to be made harder to access in order to restore the so-called “work strategy” (arbetslinjen). A second objective is to identify how conditions for public poor relief were regulated, problematized and legitimized in relation to (wage) labour in Sweden, an... more
ISBN: 978-91-981317-6-5
ISSN: 1401-5781
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/38579
Appears in Collections:Doctoral Theses from University of Gothenburg / Doktorsavhandlingar från Göteborgs universitet
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