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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (1): 206–219.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Can Nacar In 1883, the Ottoman government granted a tobacco monopoly to a foreign company called the Régie. The Régie opened its largest factory in the Cibali district of Istanbul in 1884. Nacar’s study examines strikes and unionization efforts in the Cibali factory at the turn of the century...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 80–90.
Published: 01 May 2022
... (unbeknownst to Defoe), paper, pen, and ink. With these tools Marx's Robinson enacts the theory of value in the time of factory labor and the incomplete abolition of slavery. Al-Bustānī—like Faraḥ Anṭūn forty years later—confronts this unevenly syncopated, up-to-the-minute temporality in Arabic, as imperial...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 33–43.
Published: 01 May 1990
... export factory workers in Asia,” in Haleh Afshar and Bina Agarwal (eds.), Women, Poverty and Ideology , Macmillan Press, UK. Fordsmith , Honor , 1987 , “We all Fell it” Jamaica's Free Trade Zone , International Labour Reports, Nov/Dec Issue, no. 24, UK. Greater Colombo Economic Commission...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 17–22.
Published: 01 May 1981
... form Pakistan, where only a miniscule of employment for working class percentage (2%) of girls aged 15- women in Pakistan. Many 19 continue to be enrolled at school. factories in Pakistan do not, A very high proportion of women...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 69–72.
Published: 01 August 1990
... Restructuring Factory Rules Violated Education Network Europe) organized a seminar on the Public outrage over the accident was reflected in international developments in the gannent industry. Spe- many critical newspaper reports. Dhaka journalists cial focus was on the position of women workers. One...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 63–65.
Published: 01 May 1990
... Defense Committee can be con- Lionel an advice worker and in overall charge of the tacted at: Legal Advice Centre (LAC) Nayaka Road, Katunayaka, Sri Lanka and H.M. Ranjith a machine operator at the 27 Eskadale Floral Green (mfg) Lanka Ltd., a factory within the Free Trade Zone (Fl'Z...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1999) 19 (1): 106–121.
Published: 01 May 1999
... Press. Buchanan , D. H. 1934 . The Development of Capitalistic Enterprise in India , London: Macmillan. Burawoy , M. 1983 . “Between the Labor Process and the State: The Changing Face of Factory Regimes under Advanced Capitalism”, American Sociological Review , 48 : 587 –605...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 May 1990
... in 19132 to eighty by The Report noted that workers were working seventeen 1947.3 Most of the textile mills were European-owned to eighteen hours a day in the ginning factories, twenty and managed, while both the railways were state run to twenty two hours in the rice mills and twenty two...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 69–81.
Published: 01 May 2004
... husband, and eventually of eighteen when she left her village of Dhour al- moved to Atlantic City where she sold linens on the Shwayr to work in Beirut’s largest silk factory. boardwalk.22 Twelve years later, a widow with four children, she While marriage to a male...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 76–78.
Published: 01 August 1990
... with no electric- that Japanese companies, in order to circumvent new, ity or running water. Women reported that a typical stricter pollution control measures mandated by the workday begins at 5:00 a.m. and does not end until dark. Japanese government, began relocating their factories By noon, they must...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 1–8.
Published: 01 August 1990
... for nationwide survey of 2,000 factories (Hafeez 1983). 1972 and 1980, Lahore. The findings revealed that women comprised only five percent of the employees in factories based in the more developed provinces of Sind and Punjab and of these Thus although women’s contribution to the female employees...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 280–281.
Published: 01 May 2004
... the contribution of women’s associations to the development of female identity and enlarged space for women in a predominantly patriarchal society. The book is divided into four sections. The first section deals with the contributions of formal associations such as factory workers’ unions in urban...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 454–469.
Published: 01 August 2022
... rally for Palestine in October 1970 places the quotidian tasks of antiracist activism within the “combat for liberty” of migrant workers: “In cafés we have conversations around photographs, we read the newspaper of the fedayeen. In the factories, on the streets, in buses, we post flyers under the nose...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (1): 102–111.
Published: 01 May 2016
... that capital, and on the other side, the dispossessed 104 Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East • 36:1 • 2016 peasants become wage laborers in factories — this tal takes a part of its surplus outside the circuit of process is primitive...
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Published: 01 August 2022
of the French factories they will be shipped to. Screen shot from The Tempest Society , directed by Bouchra Khalili (2017). Courtesy of Bouchra Khalili. More
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 59–67.
Published: 01 May 1982
... of On completion of the production of two main structural divisions. These cutwork, the pieces are then sent to a divisions are wholesale related and sewing factory to be assembled. Sewing retail related business organizations. factories are preferred in the assembly...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (2): 59–63.
Published: 01 August 1981
... and tyres, due to the greater elasticity of were financed by British banks or "agency natural rubber over synthetic rubber. As houses". The factory-style operations were a result, the recession in the auto indus- worked by an immigrant Indian labor-force try has...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 310–322.
Published: 01 August 2012
... Khoroz va Mushuk (The Fox, the Rooster, and the supple, although the original white color has Cat) and Ekmek Zavod’ (The Bread Factory) slightly yellowed after some eighty years. The These volumes have a number of physi- types of paper used give a clear...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 124–128.
Published: 01 August 1988
.... Salvation. While the primary goal remained the anticolonial "A case in point. In our country now, there are many struggle for independence, the Women's Union continued to different types of classes in the factories. After work they work for new rights for women and a redefdtion of the can go...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 2–9.
Published: 01 May 1981
... evade the regulations of the Factory Act which would make it necessary for them to regulate working hours and provide benefits. The general practise is to·distribute raw materials in the morning to women at home and collect the finished product in the evening...