Waste intimacies: Caste and the unevenness of life in urban Pakistan

In cities around the world, the removal of waste materials is a critical part of everyday life. Workers, both formal and informal, engage in intimate forms of labor that separate these materials from those who produce them. In Lahore, Pakistan, such waste intimacies are fraught by inequalities, whic...

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Volume: 47
Main Author: Butt, Waqas H
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: HOBOKEN WILEY 01.08.2020
published in: American ethnologist Vol. 47; no. 3; pp. 234 - 248
Data of publication: 2020-08-01
ISSN: 0094-0496
EISSN: 1548-1425
Discipline: Anthropology
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Web of Knowledge
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