Class and Precarity in China : A Contested Relationship. / Smith, Christopher; Pun, Ngai.

In: Made in China: A Quarterly on Chinese Labour, Civil Society, and Rights, Vol. 2, No. 4, 2017, p. 32-35.

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Class and Precarity in China : A Contested Relationship. / Smith, Christopher; Pun, Ngai.

In: Made in China: A Quarterly on Chinese Labour, Civil Society, and Rights, Vol. 2, No. 4, 2017, p. 32-35.

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Smith, C & Pun, N 2017, 'Class and Precarity in China: A Contested Relationship', Made in China: A Quarterly on Chinese Labour, Civil Society, and Rights, vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 32-35. <https://madeinchinajournal.com/2017/10/09/balancing-acts/>

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Smith, C., & Pun, N. (2017). Class and Precarity in China: A Contested Relationship. Made in China: A Quarterly on Chinese Labour, Civil Society, and Rights, 2(4), 32-35. https://madeinchinajournal.com/2017/10/09/balancing-acts/

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Smith C, Pun N. Class and Precarity in China: A Contested Relationship. Made in China: A Quarterly on Chinese Labour, Civil Society, and Rights. 2017;2(4):32-35.

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Smith, Christopher ; Pun, Ngai. / Class and Precarity in China : A Contested Relationship. In: Made in China: A Quarterly on Chinese Labour, Civil Society, and Rights. 2017 ; Vol. 2, No. 4. pp. 32-35.

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