Selected publications

Article

De Neve, Geert (2017) The sociology of labour in India. Contributions to Indian Sociology. 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 De Neve, 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

De Neve, 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

Carswell, Grace and De Neve, Geert (2018) Towards a political economy of skill and garment work: the case of the Tiruppur industrial cluster in south India. In: Parry, Jonathan and Hann, Chris (eds.) Industrial Labour on the Margins of Capitalism. Precarity, Class and the Neoliberal Subject. Berghahn, New York. ISBN 9781785336782 (Accepted)

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 De Neve, Geert (2009) Tamil Nadu election Report, India, 2009. Unset.