Professional Labour in a Globalized World: The Cross-Bordering and Internationalization of Knowledge Workers

Monday, July 14, 2014: 3:30 PM-5:20 PM
Room: Annex F205
RC52 Sociology of Professional Groups (host committee)
RC30 Sociology of Work

Language: Spanish and English

Session Organizer:
Javier Pablo HERMO, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Cecilia PITTELLI, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Workers of the Globalized World: Explaining Difference in Workers' Attitudes to Globalization (Oral Presentation)
Agnes AKKERMAN, VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands; Giedo JANSEN, Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands; Alex LEHR, Radboud University, Netherlands; Andrej ZASLOVE, radboud university nijmegen, Netherlands

Professions and Multilateral Organization: OECD (Oral Presentation)
Tor HALVORSEN, University of Bergen, Norway, Norway

Free Software Workers and The Myth Of a Deterritorialized Knowledge Production (Oral Presentation)
Michael VICENTE, University of Technology of Compiegne, France

Profesiones Sin Fronteras? Las Trayectorias Profesionales De Los Ingenieros Mexicanos Que Migran a Estados Unidos (Oral Presentation)
Alfredo HUALDE, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, Mexico; Verónica CARRIÓN, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, Mexico

Post-Repatriation Careers of Japanese Knowledge Workers (Oral Presentation)
Gaz MONTEATH, University of Manchester, United Kingdom

A Global Profession: Pilots of Helicopters in Brazil and Mexico (Distributed Paper)
Christian AZAIS, Université de Paris Dauphine IRISSO, France

An Emerging Profession: Mechatronic Engineering In South Africa "CANCELLED" (Oral)
Quraisha DAWOOD, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

Understanding The UK Graduate Labour Market: An Occupational Approach (Distributed Paper)
Gerbrand THOLEN, University of Oxford, United Kingdom