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Where Women Are Leaders: The SEWA Movement in India

Kalima Rose - Business & Economics - 1992 - 286 pages
Where Women are Leaders is a narrative history of the Self-Employed Women's Association (SEWA) the 40,000-strong union of India's poorest women which has increasingly become an ...
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Women Encounter Technology: Changing Patterns of Employment in the Third World

Swasti Mitter, Sheila Rowbotham - Business & Economics - 1997 - 356 pages
This collection explores the effects of new technologies on women's employment and on the nature of women's work. The volume is edited by two pre-eminent scholars in the field ...
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Gender and employment in India

T. S. Papola, Alakh N. Sharma, Indian Society of Labour Economics, Institute of Economic Growth (India) - Social Science - 1999 - 439 pages
Papers presented at a seminar organized by the Indian Society of Labour Economics and Institute of Economic Growth during Dec. 18-20, 1996.
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Behind the Label: Inequality in the Los Angeles Apparel Industry

Edna Bonacich - Business & Economics - 2000 - 413 pages
In this study, Edna Bonacich and Richard Appelbaum investigate the return of sweatshops to the apparel industry, especially in Los Angeles. The "new" sweatshops, they say, need ...
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Chains of Fortune: Linking Women Producers and Workers with Global Markets

Marilyn Carr - Political Science - 2004 - 220 pages
This edited volume brings together six case studies. Three link local producers with global markets: a cocoa cooperative of 45,000 producers in Ghana who are co-owners of a ...
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The Social Networks of Improverished Brazilian Women: Work Patterns and ...

William P. Norris - Poor women - 1985 - 26 pages
Impoverished women have different networks depending on the configuration of work patterns, degree of poverty, and household composition. Drawing on a case study in Salvador ...
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