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En prekær situation - Midlertidighed, stabilitet og værdi blandt løstansatte videns- og kulturarbejdere i København og Malmø

Hemmet, Bastian Mollerup LU (2020) SANM03 20191
Department of Sociology
Social Anthropology
Abstract
In this study I address the phenomenon of precarious labour among young knowledge- and cultural workers in southern Scandinavia. Based on seven semi-structured interviews I investigate how precarious labour can be perceived as a liminal state of in-betweenness and ambiguity, which affects the individual in different areas of life. By causing a constant sense of temporality the effects span financial and social concerns, but also raise issues with long-term planning, the ability to become established, and self-identification as fully transitioned into adulthood. This affects the individual perception of personal value and uncovers a system of values of labour, that governs the actions and preferences of the precarious worker. I conclude... (More)
In this study I address the phenomenon of precarious labour among young knowledge- and cultural workers in southern Scandinavia. Based on seven semi-structured interviews I investigate how precarious labour can be perceived as a liminal state of in-betweenness and ambiguity, which affects the individual in different areas of life. By causing a constant sense of temporality the effects span financial and social concerns, but also raise issues with long-term planning, the ability to become established, and self-identification as fully transitioned into adulthood. This affects the individual perception of personal value and uncovers a system of values of labour, that governs the actions and preferences of the precarious worker. I conclude that the liminal characteristics of precarious labour has a noteworthy effect on the wellbeing of the precarious worker. (Less)
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author
Hemmet, Bastian Mollerup LU
supervisor
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course
SANM03 20191
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H2 - Master's Degree (Two Years)
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keywords
Socialantropologi, Prekært arbejde, Midlertidigt arbejde, Liminalitet, Værdi
language
Danish
id
9004385
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2020-05-18 13:33:04
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  abstract     = {In this study I address the phenomenon of precarious labour among young knowledge- and cultural workers in southern Scandinavia. Based on seven semi-structured interviews I investigate how precarious labour can be perceived as a liminal state of in-betweenness and ambiguity, which affects the individual in different areas of life. By causing a constant sense of temporality the effects span financial and social concerns, but also raise issues with long-term planning, the ability to become established, and self-identification as fully transitioned into adulthood. This affects the individual perception of personal value and uncovers a system of values of labour, that governs the actions and preferences of the precarious worker. I conclude that the liminal characteristics of precarious labour has a noteworthy effect on the wellbeing of the precarious worker.},
  author       = {Hemmet, Bastian Mollerup},
  keyword      = {Socialantropologi,Prekært arbejde,Midlertidigt arbejde,Liminalitet,Værdi},
  language     = {dan},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {En prekær situation - Midlertidighed, stabilitet og værdi blandt løstansatte videns- og kulturarbejdere i København og Malmø},
  year         = {2020},
}