The Precariat: The New Dangerous Class

Guy Standing

Research output: Book/ReportBook


The Precariat is a new class, comprising the growing number of people facing lives of insecurity, doing work without a past or future. Their lack of belonging and identity means inadequate access to social and economic rights. Why is this new class growing, what political dangers does it represent and how might these be addressed?
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherBloomsbury Publishing
ISBN (Print)9781849663519
Publication statusPublished - 2011


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