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Title Walmart in China / edited by Anita Chan.
Imprint Ithaca, N.Y. : ILR Press, 2011.

Subject Wal-Mart (Firm)
Discount houses (Retail trade) -- China.
Discount houses (Retail trade) -- United States.
Business enterprises, Foreign -- China.
Alt Name Chan, Anita.
Description 1 online resource (vii, 294 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-280) and index.
Contents Introduction : when the world's largest company encounters the world's biggest country / Anita Chan -- Walmart's long march to China : how a mid-American retailer came to stake its future on the Chinese economy / Nelson Lichtenstein -- Outsourcing in China : Walmart and Chinese manufacturers / Xue Hong -- Walmartization, corporate social responsibility, and the labor standards of toy factories in South China / Yu Xiaomin and Pun Ngai -- Made in China : work and wages in Walmart supplier factories / Anita Chan and Kaxton Siu -- Corporate cadres : management and corporate culture at Walmart China / David J. Davies -- A store manager's success story / David J. Davies and Taylor Seeman -- Practicing cheer : the diary of a low-level supervisor at a Walmart China store / Scott E. Myers and Anita Chan ; translation by Scott E. Myers -- Working in Walmart, Kunming : technology, outsourcing, and retail globalization / Eileen M. Otis -- Unionizing Chinese Walmart stores / Anita Chan -- Did unionization make a difference? : work conditions and trade union activities at Chinese Walmart stores / Jonathan Unger, Diana Beaumont, and Anita Chan -- Workers and communities versus Walmart : a comparison of organized resistance in the United States and China / Katie Quan.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0801462673 (electronic bk.)
9780801462672 (electronic bk.)
9780801477317 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
080147731X (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780801450204 (alk. paper)
0801450209 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 760056433
Additional Format Print version: Chan, Anita. Walmart in China. Ithaca, N.Y. : ILR Press, 2011 9780801477317 9780801450204 (DLC) 2011021221 (OCoLC)727357102


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