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Title Women and work in globalising Asia / edited by Dong-Sook S. Gills and Nicola Piper.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2003.

Series Routledge studies in the growth economies of Asia ; 36
Routledge studies in the growth economies of Asia ; 36.
Subject Women -- Employment -- Asia.
Alt Name Gills, Dong-Sook Shin, 1955-
Piper, Nicola.
Series Routledge studies in the growth economies of Asia ; 36
Routledge studies in the growth economies of Asia ; 36.
Subject Women -- Employment -- Asia.
Alt Name Gills, Dong-Sook Shin, 1955-
Piper, Nicola.
Description 1 online resource (xviii, 238 pages).
Note Originally published 2002 by Routledge.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Globalisation and counter-globalisation / Dong-Sook S. Gills -- 2. Risutora and women in the Japanese labour force / Beverley Bishop -- 3. Global capital and local patriarchy : the financial crisis and women workers in South Korea / Uhn Cho -- 4. The economic reform and feminisation of labour in agriculture : the case of rural village women in India / Chaya Degaonkar and Dong-Sook S. Gills -- 5. Responses to changing labour relations : the case of women's NGOs in Indonesia / Michele Ford -- 6. Facing a new revolution in Vietnam : state textile workers in the post-reform economy / Mila Rosenthal -- 7. Working for global factories : Thai women in electronics export companies in the Northern Regional Industrial Estate / Sally Theobald -- 8. The stratification of the garment and textile industries and labour movements in Malaysia / Vicki Crinis -- 9. Adjusting to urban capital : rural female labour in state cotton mills in China / Minghua Zhao and Jackie West -- 10. Global labour markets and national responses : legal regimes governing female migrant workers in Japan / Nicola Piper -- 11. Asian women immigrants in the US fashion garment industry / Evelyn Hu-Dehart.
Note English.
Print version record.
ISBN 0203166922 (electronic bk.)
9780203166925 (electronic bk.)
0415255864 (Cloth)
9780415255868 (Cloth)
OCLC # 53022865
Additional Format Print version: Women and work in globalising Asia. London ; New York : Routledge, 2003 0415255864 0203282191 (DLC) 2001048109 (OCoLC)47623967