1998 aes keynite addres global capitalism: what's race got to do with it?

  title={1998 aes keynite addres global capitalism: what's race got to do with it?},
  author={Karen Brodkin},
  journal={American ethnologist: The journal of the American Ethnological Society},
  • K. Brodkin
  • Published 1 May 2000
  • Sociology
  • American ethnologist: The journal of the American Ethnological Society
This article addresses the relationship between nationalist projects of subject making and capitalist political economy. Using the United States as an illustrative case, I suggest that the capitalist project of labor-force creation articulates with nationalist projects in the ethnoracial construction of workers and national subjects. Taking the situations of U.S. Jews and women as my main window, I propose that anthropologists should think of race as a relationship to the means of production… 

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