Reengineering India: Work, Capital, and Class in an Offshore Economy
Blowout Sale! Save 76% on the Reengineering India: Work, Capital, and Class in an Offshore Economy by Oxford University Press at EMS Linux. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. The march towards a 'new India' began with its entry onto the global stage as a rising economic power, impelled by liberalization policies and the
This book views the IT industry as a key site where new identities, aspirations, and social imaginaries are being created and circulated. It examines the origins and organization of software capital, the production of the Indian IT workforce, the introduction of new forms of work and management, and the connections between software and the ânewâ middle class. The author argues that the software industry has been central to India's post-liberalization refashioning, yet it remains deeply embedded in older structures of inequality and modes of accumulation.
An anthropological account of the relationship between work, class, capital, and culture in India's new economy, this book is essential reading for thinking about the future of the post-IT revolution nation.
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