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Sweatshop The History of an American Idea by Laura Hapke

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Published by Rutgers University Press .
Written in English


  • History of specific subjects,
  • Manufacturing industries,
  • Work & labour,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • USA,
  • Sweatshops,
  • Americana,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • History,
  • Representatie (algemeen),
  • Sweatshops.,
  • United States,
  • gtt

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9341982M
ISBN 100813534666
ISBN 109780813534664

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Winnie Siulolovao Dunn: Sweatshop Women is an anthology of creative work by women of colour from Western Sydney. It’s a book that was written, edited and designed by women of colour. It’s a book that was written, edited and designed by women of colour. Notable exposés of sweatshop conditions include Jacob Riis' photo documentary How the Other Half Lives and Upton Sinclair's book, The Jungle, a fictionalized account of the meat packing industry. Lewis Hine noted poor working conditions when he photographed workers at the Western Dress Factory in Millville, New Jersey, for the WPA 's National Research Project (). This book explores the processes producing and reproducing the garment sweatshop in India. Drawing from Marxian and feminist insights, the book theorises the garment sweatshop in India as a complex 'regime' of exploitation and oppression, jointly crafted by global, regional and local actors, composed of factory and non-factory settings, and working across productive and reproductive by: Free Exchange for Mutual Benefit: Sweatshops and Maitland’s “Classical Liberal Standard”. Thomas L. Carson - - Journal of Business Ethics (1) Exploitation and Sweatshop Labor: Perspectives and s: Matt Zwolinski, University of San Diego.