Home » Labour in Southeast Asia: Local Processes in a Globalised World by Becky Elmhirst
Labour in Southeast Asia: Local Processes in a Globalised World Becky Elmhirst

Labour in Southeast Asia: Local Processes in a Globalised World

Becky Elmhirst

Published May 7th 2004
ISBN : 9781135791360
ebook
416 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

In seeking to provoke debate, the book reveals the variety of experiences evident in countries and regions marked by capitalist and (post) socialist regulatory frameworks, and contrasting labour regimes, histories and cultures. The contributions showMoreIn seeking to provoke debate, the book reveals the variety of experiences evident in countries and regions marked by capitalist and (post) socialist regulatory frameworks, and contrasting labour regimes, histories and cultures. The contributions show the importance of critically examining both the complex nature of global-local links and the particular ways economic processes are around the themes of labour regimes, labour processes, labour mobility and labour communities, the essays show how economic development is not only shaped by market forces but is also interlocked in systems of meaning.