Working conditions in south east Asia: sweatshop superpowers?
Leggett, Chris (1993) Working conditions in south east Asia: sweatshop superpowers? Southland Magazine, 2 (Winter). pp. 15-16.
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Western media reports of the immolation of nearly 200 poorly paid women workers in a toy factory in Thailand earlier this year reinforce a stereotype of sweatshop employment in Southeast Asia. There is much evidence to iustify such a view, particularly if the focus is on the more recently developing and less developed countries, such as Thailand and the Philippines.
|Item Type:||Article (Non-Refereed Research)|
|Keywords:||labour standards; working conditions; south east Asia|
|FoR Codes:||15 COMMERCE, MANAGEMENT, TOURISM AND SERVICES > 1503 Business and Management > 150306 Industrial Relations @ 100%|
|SEO Codes:||91 ECONOMIC FRAMEWORK > 9104 Management and Productivity > 910401 Industrial Relations @ 100%|
|Deposited On:||10 Oct 2012 15:58|
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