Selected publications

Article

De Neve, Geert (2017) The sociology of labour in India. Contributions to Indian Sociology, 51 (2). ISSN 0069-9667 (Accepted)

De Neve, Geert (2016) The economies of love: love marriage, kin support and aspiration in a south Indian garment city. Modern Asian Studies, 50 (4). pp. 1220-1249. ISSN 0026749X, 14698099

De Neve, Geert (2015) Predatory property: urban land acquisition, housing and class formation in Tiruppur, South India. Journal of South Asian Development, 10 (3). pp. 345-368. ISSN 0973-1741

De Neve, Geert and Donner, Henrike (2015) Revisiting urban property in India. Journal of South Asian Development, 10 (3). pp. 255-266. ISSN 0973-1741

Carswell, Grace and DeNeve, Geert (2015) Litigation against political organization? The politics of Dalit mobilization in Tamil Nadu, India. Development and Change, 46 (5). pp. 1106-1132. ISSN 0012-155X

Carswell, Grace and De Neve, Geert (2014) MGNREGA in Tamil Nadu: a story of success and transformation? Journal Of Agrarian Change, 14 (4). pp. 564-585. ISSN 1471-0358

Carswell, Grace and De Neve, Geert (2014) Why Indians vote: reflections on rights, citizenship and democracy from a Tamil Nadu village. Antipode, 46 (4). pp. 1032-1053. ISSN 0066-4812

DeNeve, Geert (2014) Entrapped entrepreneurship: labour contractors in the South Indian garment industry. Modern Asian Studies, 48 (05). pp. 1302-1333. ISSN 0026-749X

De Neve, Geert (2014) Fordism, flexible specialization and CSR: how Indian garment workers critique neoliberal labour regimes. Ethnography, 15 (2). pp. 184-207. ISSN 1466-1381

De Neve, Geert and Carswell, Grace M (2014) T-Shirts and tumblers: caste, dependency and work under neo-liberalisation in South India. Contributions to Indian Sociology, 48 (1). pp. 103-131. ISSN 0069-9667

Carswell, Grace and De Neve, Geert (2013) Women at the crossroads: a village study of MGNREGA implementation in Tamil Nadu. Economic and Political Weekly, XLVIII (52). pp. 82-93. ISSN 0012-9976

Carswell, Grace M and De Neve, Geert (2013) From field to factory: Tracing bonded labour in the Coimbatore powerloom industry, Tamil Nadu. Economy and Society, 42 (3). pp. 430-454. ISSN 0308-5147

Carswell, Grace M. and De Neve, Geert (2013) Labouring for global markets: conceptualising labour agency in global production networks. Geoforum, 44 (1). pp. 62-70. ISSN 0016-7185

De Neve, Geert and Carswell, Grace M. (2011) NREGA and the Return of Identity Politics in Western Tamil Nadu. Forum for Development Studies, 38 (2). pp. 205-210.

De Neve, Geert (2009) Power, inequality and corporate social responsibility: The politics of ethical compliance in the South Indian garment industry. Economic and Political Weekly, 44 (22). pp. 63-72. ISSN 0012-9976

De Neve, Geert (2008) "We are all sondukarar (relatives)!": kinship and its morality in an urban industry of Tamilnadu, south India. Modern Asian Studies, 42 (1). pp. 211-246. ISSN 0026-749X

De Neve, Geert (2003) Expectations and Rewards of Modernity: commitment and mobility among rural migrants in Tirupur, Tamil Nadu. Contributions to Indian Sociology, 37 (1-2). pp. 251-280. ISSN 0069-9667

De Neve, Geert (2000) Patronage and 'community': the role of a Tamil 'village' festival in the integration of a town. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, 6 (3). 501 - 519. ISSN 1467-9655

De Neve, Geert (1999) Asking for and giving baki: Neo-bondage, or the interplay of bondage and resistance in the Tamilnadu power-loom industry. Contributions to Indian Sociology, 33 (1-2). 379 - 406. ISSN 0069-9667

Book

De Neve, Geert (2005) The Everyday Politics of Labour: working lives in India's Informal Economy. Social Science Press, New Delhi. ISBN 9788187358183

Book Section

De Neve, Geert and Prentice, Rebecca (2017) Introduction: Rethinking garment workers' health and safety. In: Prentice, Rebecca and De Neve, Geert (eds.) Unmaking the global sweatshop: health and safety of the world’s garment workers. University of Pennsylvania Press. ISBN 9780812249392

Carswell, G, DNeve, G and Heyer, J (2017) Caste discrimination in contemporary Tamil Nadu: evidence from the Tiruppur textile region. In: Manor, James and Jodhka, Surinder (eds.) Waning hierarchies, persisting inequalities: caste and power in 21st century India. Orient Blackswan. (Accepted)

De Neve, Geert (2011) 'Keeping it in the family' : work, education, and gender hierarchies among Tiruppur's industrial capitalists. In: Donner, Henrike (ed.) Being middle-class in India: a way of life. Routledge contemporary South Asia Series . Routledge. ISBN 9780415671675

De Neve, Geert (2008) Global garment chains, local labour activism: New challenges to trade union and NGO activism in the Tiruppur garment cluster, South India. In: Neve, Geert De, Luetchford, Peter, Pratt, Jeffrey and Wood, Donald C (eds.) Hidden hands in the market : ethnographies of fair trade, ethical consumption, and corporate social responsibility. Research in Economic Anthropology, 28 . Emerald Group Publishing, Bingley, UK, pp. 213-240. ISBN 9781848550582

De Neve, Geert, Luetchford, Peter and Pratt, Jeffrey (2008) Introduction: revealing the hidden hands of global market exchange. In: De Neve, Geert, Luetchford, Peter, Pratt, Jeffrey and Wood, Donald C (eds.) Hidden Hands in the Market: ethnographies of fair trade, ethical consumption and corporate social responsibility. Research in Economic Anthropology, 28 . Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, UK, pp. 1-30. ISBN 9781848550582

De Neve, Geert (2004) The Workplace and the Neighbourhood: locating masculinities in the south Indian textile industry. In: Chopra, Radhika, Osella, Caroline and Osella, Filippo (eds.) South Asian Masculinities: Context of Change, Sites of Continuity. Women Unlimited, New Delhi. ISBN 9788186706756

Edited Book

Prentice, Rebecca and De Neve, Geert (2017) Unmaking the global sweatshop: health and safety of the world’s garment workers. University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia. ISBN 9780812249392

Mollona, Massimiliano, De Neve, Geert and Parry, Jonathon, eds. (2009) Industrial work and life: an anthropological reader. London School of Economics monographs on social anthropology, 78 . Berg. ISBN 978-1847880765

De Neve, Geert and Donner, Henrike, eds. (2006) The Meaning of the Local: Politics of place in urban India. UCL Press, Abingdon. ISBN 9781844721146

De Neve, Dr Geert, ed. (2006) Critical Journeys: The Making of Anthropologists. Ashgate.

Other

Carswell, Grace and DeNeve, Geert (2009) Tamil Nadu election Report, India, 2009. Unset.