Cleaning and Care Worker Cooperatives in NYC: Empowerment Through Collectivization of Labor

Komposch, Nora (2020). Cleaning and Care Worker Cooperatives in NYC: Empowerment Through Collectivization of Labor. Metropolitics

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Worker cooperatives have been shown to reduce precariousness and economic exclusion of marginalized groups. However, while much is known about the worker cooperatives’ economic impact on workers’ lives, other social effects, such as the empowerment of individuals in their everyday lives, remain less explored. This article contributes to filling this gap by examining the empowerment process of migrant women in their everyday lives after joining a cleaning or care worker cooperative in New York City.

Item Type:

Journal Article (Original Article)

Division/Institute:

08 Faculty of Science > Institute of Geography > Human Geography > Unit Cultural Geography
08 Faculty of Science > Institute of Geography > Human Geography
08 Faculty of Science > Institute of Geography

Graduate School:

Graduate School Gender Studies

UniBE Contributor:

Komposch, Nora Helen

Subjects:

900 History > 910 Geography & travel

Language:

English

Submitter:

Nora Helen Komposch

Date Deposited:

27 Jan 2021 08:08

Last Modified:

27 Jan 2021 08:08

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/149513

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