O movimento sindical sul-africano

Um terreno fragmentado e instável





Movimento sindical, África do Sul, COSATU, Novas formas de organização


Este artigo analisa o estado do movimento sindical sul-africano. Discute os sindicatos no contexto da dinâmica política nacional, incluindo a Aliança Tripartite e o neoliberalismo, bem como a crescente pré-arianização do trabalho na África do Sul. Ele examina as divisões dentro da grande federação e explora os debates em torno da renovação sindical e das novas organizações de traba-lhadores. Argumenta-se que o terreno político é fragmentado e instável, mas a política coletiva de trabalho dos trabalhadores permanece.


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Biografia do Autor

Bridget Kenny, University of the Witwatersrand

Associate professor of sociology at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. She works on political subjectivity, gender and race in service work and precarious employment. Her books include Retail Worker Politics, Race and Consumption in South Africa: Shelved in the Service Economy (2018) and Wal-Mart in the Global South, co-edited with Carolina Bank Muñoz and Antonio Stecher (2018).


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Como Citar

Kenny, B. (2020). O movimento sindical sul-africano: Um terreno fragmentado e instável. Tempo Social, 32(1), 119-136. https://doi.org/10.11606/0103-2070.ts.2020.166288



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