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Food, excess, wastage and waste : An ethnography of the practices of framing food products in the Finnish retail sector
The reduction of consumer and retail food waste is crucial for the transition towards a circular economy to take place. Based on an ethnography conducted in a supermarket in Finland, the article examines the hands-on ...
Afterword : on communities, language, and everyday (academic) citizenship
The ghost-writing of a global policy script : international organizations and the discursive construction of conditional cash transfers
More than 60 countries have implemented a conditional cash transfer (CCT) program. The predominant CCT narrative begins from programs created in Mexico and Brazil in the mid-1990s. The literature concerned with CCTs tends ...
Game-changers for Gender Equality in Germany’s Labour Market? : Corporate Board Quotas, Pay Transparency and Temporary Part-Time Work
With a women’s employment rate of 76.6 per cent, Germany now ranks among the top EU countries regarding equal labour market participation. However, substantial differences in the employment patterns of women and men persist ...
Reframing the language of human rights? Political group contestations on women’s and LGBTQI rights in European Parliament debates
European integration is challenged on numerous grounds today with democracy and fundamental values at the center of the debates. The article analyses the role of the European Parliament’s political groups in shaping human ...
Filipino nurses as enablers of the future welfare state : The global commodity chains of producing racialized care labour for ageing Finland
(Edward Elgar Publishing, 2022)
In the current policy environment in Finland, labour migration is portrayed as a solution for the sustenance of the ageing welfare state. However, foreign professional qualifications are generally less valued than those ...