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5 edition of Sweatshop found in the catalog.

Sweatshop

a play

by Louis LaRusso

  • 130 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by S. French in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hoboken (N.J.)
    • Subjects:
    • Sweatshops -- Drama.,
    • Hoboken (N.J.) -- Drama.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Louis LaRusso II.
      GenreDrama.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3562.A7524 S94 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination75 p. :
      Number of Pages75
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6886364M
      ISBN 100573626820
      LC Control Number00502418
      OCLC/WorldCa45841360

      My Tribe at The Sweatshop has participated in a number of competitions. We set goals, train, and motivate each other as individuals as well as a group. Open By Appointment Only —See our schedule for exact class times or book your personal or small group trainings. Join Today. explored towards the end o f the book, which specically focuses on the hardship of garment work and the im pact of the sweatshop regime on the labouring body. 11 8/19 Author: Alessandra Mezzadri.

        Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn article, adapted from their book Thunder From the East: Portrait of a Rising Asia, describes Asia's sweatshop culture; photos (M). "There is much nonsense written about sweatshops. Sophisticated economists say that sweatshops are good. Passive governments deny their existence. Sweatshop USA is an antidote to such callousness. Read this book and understand the history, causes and struggles against sweatshops. And when you are finished reading, join the fight to abolish.

      sweatshop jobs provide an above average standard of living for their workers. • Benjamin Powell is an Assistant Professor of Economics at San Jose State University and the Director of the Center for the Study of Entrepreneurial Innovation at the Independent by: Sweatshop workers’ conditions - It can be really bad. In the worst forms of sweatshops people are forced to work up to 72 hours straight, without sleep. Those complaining are beaten and abused. Cases of physical, sexual, and verbal abuse are common and well documented.


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Sweatshop: The History of an American Idea Paperback – J by Laura Hapke (Author)Cited by: "Sweatshop Warriors" is one of my personal top ten books on radical organizing. It looks at transnational sweatshops through the eyes of Korean, Chinese and Mexican women forced to leave their homes of origin to take super exploited labor jobs in the world's sweatshops, ending up in the garment rows of NY, Oakland, LA, El Paso, by: Sweatshop Women is an exciting and contemporary collection of prose and poetry written by women from Indigenous, migrant and refugee backgrounds.

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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”.

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Arguing that the sweatshop is as American as apple pie, Laura Hapke surveys over a century and a half of the language, verbal and pictorial, in which the sweatshop has been imagined and its stories told. Not seeking a formal definition of the sort that policymakers are concerned with, nor intending to provide a strict historical chronology, this unique book shows, rather, how the "real.

In Beyond Sweatshops, Theodore Moran examines the impact of FDI (foreign direct investment) in manufacturing on growth and welfare in developing countries, and explores how host governments can.An Opposing Viewpoints® Series Greenhaven Press, Inc.

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