THE FUTURE OF WORK
AS/SOSC 1510 9.0 - Fall / Winter 2013/14
Questions for November 20
RACIAL AND ETHNIC DISCRIMINATION
Read: Krahn, Lowe and Hughes, Work, Industry and Canadian Society, 6th edition:
Chapter 3 – pp 136-160
Pupo, Glenday and Duffy, The Shifting Landscape of Work.
Ch 6 - The Entrenchment of Racial Categories in Precarious Employment
(the relevant pages are available from Google Books – see link on Moodle)
Answer one of the following questions according to your last name:
1. a) What is meant by the notion of racialization and how does this relate to
“race” and “racism?”?
b) What the employment dynamics and micro politics that foster the
“racialization” of precarious work?