Organising Labour in Globalising Asia
This book offers wide-ranging insights into the organising capacities of workers in Asia today. Nine case-studies examine workers' responses to class relations through independent unions, non-government organisations (NGOs) and more (dis)organised struggles. Countering the notion that globalisation holds entirely negative consequences for labour organisation, the authors reveal some of the openings for local activism which can arise from transnational production arrangements.
The volume covers the "second-tier" industrializers - China, Thailand, Malaysia, the Philippines, Indonesia, India and Bangladesh. Interdisciplinary in nature, it will be of great interest to students and scholars of Asian studies, development studies and international labour studies.
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2 The rise of the Bangladesh Independent GarmentWorkers Union BIGU
3 Assembling class in a Chinese joint venture factory
Unions in the Philippine garments industry
5 Labour and work organisation in Malaysias Proton
Origins and prospects
Labour organising for health and safety standards in Thailand
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