The New Service Proletariat

  • Ricardo Antunes
Keywords: Labor, Political Economy, Movements

Abstract

From call centers to fast-food restaurants, the future of service work is one of precarious employment, with no stable schedules, wages, benefits, or union representation. Should these workers be considered part of a new service proletariat, or treated as a new class altogether, the "precariat"?
Published
2018-04-02
Section
Articles