Book review: Jamie Cross, Dream zones: anticipating capitalism and development in India.
This a book review of ‘Dream Zones’, a refreshing book that captures the richness, brutality, contradictions, struggles and hopes that characterise contemporary India. It is an anthropological study of a Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in the Southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh that has been at the forefront of neo-liberal reforms. It draws upon theoretical frameworks of uneven geographies of capitalism and politics of development in order to examine processes of industrialisation and development in the SEZ.
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Citation : Hammer, A. (2016) Book review: Jamie Cross, Dream zones: anticipating capitalism and development in India. Work, Employment and Society, 30 (3), pp. 555-556
Research Group : People, Organisation and Work
Research Institute : People, Organisations and Work Institute (POWI)