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‘Ways of owning: towards an economic sociology of privatization’

Davies, Will. 2012. ‘Ways of owning: towards an economic sociology of privatization’. Poetics, 20(2), pp. 167-184. ISSN 0304-422X [Article]

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Economic sociology is preoccupied by providing ‘social’ analyses of markets, neglecting property rights. ► Greater reflexivity in economic sociology would lead it to consider the normative division of the ‘public’ and the ‘private’. ► The delineation of private property is inherently ambiguous, and open to multiple normative interpretations. ► Immanent critical theories are at work in how private property is criticised and justified by actors in economic situations.

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