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Globalisation and work in Asia

Globalisation and work in Asia

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Published by Chandos in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor -- Asia.,
  • Globalization.,
  • Asia -- Economic conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesGlobalization and work in Asia
    Statementedited by John Burgess and Julia Connell.
    SeriesChandos Asian studies series : contemporary issues and trends, Chandos Asian studies series
    ContributionsBurgess, John, 1951-, Connell, Julia, 1956-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD7804 .G56 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 329 p. :
    Number of Pages329
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22749259M
    ISBN 101843342170
    ISBN 109781843342175

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