Spain, Economic Crisis, and the New Enclosure of the Reproductive Commons

April 2014
Monthly Review: An Independent Socialist Magazine;Apr2014, Vol. 65 Issue 11, p22
The article discusses the Marxian notion of primitive accumulation (primary accumulation) in light of Spain's economic conditions as of 2014. Topics include the nature of unpaid labor in the home in relation to gender disparities, the notion of accumulation by dispossession in light of feminist theories, and gender differences in employment rates. The impact of Spanish neoconservative politicians on political life is noted.


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