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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1982) 2 (1): 59–67.
Published: 01 May 1982
... South Asians in the Garment Industry: A Preliminary Study. David R. Koos This article examines South Asian entrepreneurs in the garment industry in the light of middleman - minority theories (see...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 69–72.
Published: 01 August 1990
... Copyright 1991: South Asia Bulletin 1990 South Asia Bulletin, volume 10 number 2 (1990). (Reprinted from News From Irene, Issue No. 14, May 1991). TEXTILE AND GARMENT INDUSTRY IN BANGLADESH Reports From Women Workers’ Struggles In June 1989, IRENE (International...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (2): 68.
Published: 01 August 1990
... The Asia/Pacific regional organizations of the In- Research Fund. The IUF’s North American regional terna t ional Federation of Building and Woodworkers secretary, Joy Ann Grune, is a member of the board of (IFBWW), the International Textile, Garment and directors of the Fund, which was recently...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1990) 10 (1): 33–43.
Published: 01 May 1990
... workers to develop a new identity I come from a village in the very south of the coun- as working women; to develop co-operation and soli- try. For the past two years I worked in the Free darity with other women; to become organized and to Trade Zone, in a garment factory as a quality con- develop...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1992) 12 (2): 104–107.
Published: 01 August 1992
... country's economy in the current context. solidarity with the struggle of women garment workers We also feel that the claim made by the MNCs that in Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, the Narmada Bachao they play a major role in the socioeconomic develop- Andolan, Chattisgarh Mines Shramik Sangh and...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 86–94.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of each city is distinct. It is closely textured by the various kinds of work he did: as a power loom operator filling shuttles in Bhiwandi, weaving thick cotton bedspreads and durries in Ludhiana, working with a fabricator in an industrial sweatshop in north Delhi, then stitching cotton garments in...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (2): 59–63.
Published: 01 August 1981
... taxes, including taxes on essentials had been started in the FTZ in the gar- (Ponnambalam 198 9 , 119). While following ment sector (which thus competes with a policy openly supportive of the capital- Sri Lanka's indigenous garment industry). ists, the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 130–146.
Published: 01 May 2012
... — in print media most particularly — the myriad representations of the veil in contemporary art unequivocally delineate complex views of the sign, both as a garment and as a representational strategy, that have yet to be properly...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 211–214.
Published: 01 May 2020
... more Catholic (more religious, more human, perhaps?) than the liturgical items from the Vatican. The Vatican garments and ritual items too are gorgeous. The curators link the two sets of costumes by noting the extraordinary craft of seamstresses, the devotional embroiderer, and those who work in...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 682–684.
Published: 01 December 2015
... dispute resolu- University in Casablanca, is titled “The Status of Women tion; sexuality and rights; and the global garment in Islamist Movements in Morocco between Feminine industry. She is currently working on a book-­length Exegesis and Political Participation.” She has...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 6–11.
Published: 01 August 1988
... fabrics and garments, sophisticated sanitary minority provinces of Sind and Baluchistan at not being ware, expensive fixtures and fittings for urban construction, given their due share of the country’s economic growth and beverages, baby food, confectionery, fancy packaging for prosperity; the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1988) 8 (1_and_2): 12–19.
Published: 01 August 1988
... for any long range plan of sustained economic growth. For and ready-made garment industries is another source of fe- an economically active population of approximately 27 mil- male employment which has gained in importance in recent...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 38–43.
Published: 01 May 1981
..., plantation labour, boys, particularly if they are from and the weaving, spinning and rural areas. (Jayaweera, 1978: garment industries. 169) Though Jayaweera agrees that In most Asian plantations this dropout rate is "the result of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1981) 1 (1): 44–51.
Published: 01 May 1981
... dealers, compared to the welter of ma- cart pullers and garment makers, terial on middle-class women, is ofte~ approach the working-class in itself a pointer to the major woman as if she were in need of...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 96–110.
Published: 01 May 2019
... jayati bhairava ādirāgaḥ dha ni sa ga ma dha iti bhairavaḥ Ganges-bearer, head marked by the moon, three-eyed, body adorned by snakes, clad in an elephant's hide, radiant trident in his hand, bearing a human skull, in a white garment: Bhairava, first of raga s, conquers. dha ni sa ga ma...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 212–222.
Published: 01 May 2019
.... The example cited is of Bangladesh's enviable position as a source of production in agriculture, industry, and export goods, and activists lament the lack of similar development in Pakistan. Today, ironically, Bangladeshi personnel experienced in the garment industry are brought over to supervise and...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 235–247.
Published: 01 May 2004
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 329–340.
Published: 01 December 2010
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (2): 463–478.
Published: 01 August 2007
... succeeding reigns of three sinicized dynasties a ruler wearing a winged crown and a Western of Turkish origin: the Northern Wei, Western garment and sitting in a yurt. The bottom of the Wei, and Northern Zhou, all fi rm supporters panel shows a caravan resting near a river. of Buddhism except for...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1991) 11 (1_and_2): 131–135.
Published: 01 August 1991
... that she whether Farida’s case was registered in the police had washed Farida’s under-garments later. The father records. It was not. We asked Abdulbhai and Jamila to became angry, rushed to the Hafiz and started beating give separate statements about the event and the him. Jamila rushed to the...