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Women and Work in Globalizing Asia - Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia (Hardback)
  • Women and Work in Globalizing Asia - Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia (Hardback)
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Women and Work in Globalizing Asia - Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia (Hardback)

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Hardback 256 Pages / Published: 13/12/2001
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This book sheds light on the real experiences of women in different societies, exploring the impact of globalization through the changing nature of the labour of women. A comprehensive survey of women and work is provided by using case studies and empirical data collected from throughout Asia and also includes an analysis of Asian immigrants working in the US.
This book is an invaluable resource, accessible to both undergraduate and postgraduate students of women's studies, labour relations, international political economy and Asian studies.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9780415255868
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 454 g
Dimensions: 235 x 159 x 19 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"This is an important volume on the social and political effects of globaliztion and its impact on working women in Japan, South Korea, India, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, China and the United States.."
-"Pacific Affairs, Hideki Harajiri, Summer 2003

'This book develops unique insights into how the processes associated with economic globalisation are impinging upon the lives of ordinary women workers ... the value of this book is in its contribution to debates surrounding the impact of globalisation.' - Millennium

'Represents a worthy and comprehensive examination of the dynamics and challenges that neo-liberal economic globalisation has placed on women as workers in globalising Asia.' - Labour & Industry

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