Colin Arnaud: Subdued wage workers: textile production in Western and Islamic sources (ninth to twelfth centuries)

Gabriele Marcon: ‘One gets rich, one hundred more work for nothing’: German miners in Medici Tuscany

Müge Özbek: Entangled dependencies: the case of the runaway domestic worker Emine in late Ottoman Istanbul, 1910

Mohammad Tareq Hasan: The dilemma of being a ‘good worker’: cultural discourse, coercion and resistance in Bangladesh’s garment factories