Globalisation and Work in Asia

Written By John Burgess
Globalisation and Work in Asia
  • Publsiher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 14 March 2007
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  • Pages : 329 pages
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Globalisation and Work in Asia

Globalisation and Work in Asia
  • Author : John Burgess,Julia Connell
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2007-03-14
  • Total pages : 329
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Summary : Reviews employment conditions in Asian countries. This book addresses the issue of whether globalisation, taken to mean the growing international integration of economies, is a factor that leads to a convergence of employment conditions, and importantly, an improvement in employment conditions....

Globalisation and Industrial Relations in East Asia

Globalisation and Industrial Relations in East Asia
  • Author : Stephen Frenkel,David Peetz
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998-01-01
  • Total pages : 46
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Summary : Read online Globalisation and Industrial Relations in East Asia written by Stephen Frenkel,David Peetz, published by which was released on 1998-01-01. Download full Globalisation and Industrial Relations in East Asia Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Globalisation and Social Development

Globalisation and Social Development
  • Author : L. Cuyvers
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Total pages : 348
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Summary : 'There is much to commend in this collection of papers to those interested in both globalization per se as well as those interested in economic and social development in South-east Asia.' - David N. Ashton, Asia Pacific Business Review The impact of globalisation on social development is a critical ...

Globalisation and Defence in the Asia Pacific

Globalisation and Defence in the Asia Pacific
  • Author : Geoffrey Till,Emrys Chew,Joshua Ho
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2008-10-01
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN :
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Summary : This edited volume examines the impact of globalisation on the economies, security policies and military-industrial complexes of the Asia-Pacific region. The work is structured into three main parts. The first explores globalization and its general effects on the policy-making of the nation-state; the second section looks at how globalisation affects ...

Globalization and Defence in the Asia Pacific

Globalization and Defence in the Asia Pacific
  • Author : Geoffrey Till,Emrys Chew,Joshua Ho
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 270
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Summary : This edited volume examines the impact of globalisation on the economies, security policies and military-industrial complexes of the Asia-Pacific region. The work is structured into three main parts. The first explores globalization and its general effects on the policy-making of the nation-state; the second section looks at how globalisation affects ...

Organising Labour in Globalising Asia

Organising Labour in Globalising Asia
  • Author : Andrew Brown,Jane Hutchison
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2003-09-02
  • Total pages : 240
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Summary : 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 ...

Globalisation and the Asia Pacific

Globalisation and the Asia Pacific
  • Author : Iyanatul Islam,Moazzem Hossain
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 233
  • ISBN :
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Summary : This book illustrates contested perspectives on globalisation represented by the diverse experiences of selected economies within the Asia-Pacific region, namely Australia, China, India and Sri Lanka as case studies. Academics and practitioners from national governments and international organisations have contributed their unique experiences and skill-sets to a volume written in ...

Regionalism Globalisation and International Order

Regionalism  Globalisation and International Order
  • Author : Jens-Uwe Wunderlich
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2013-03-28
  • Total pages : 222
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Summary : New regionalism and globalization have been prominent themes in academic and political debates since the beginning of the 1990s. Despite the considerable amount of scholarly attention that the new regionalism has received in recent years, its full empirical and theoretical potential has yet to be fully investigated. This illuminating study ...

Globalisation Liberalisation Poverty and Income Inequality in Southeast Asia

Globalisation  Liberalisation  Poverty and Income Inequality in Southeast Asia
  • Author : Jomo Kwame Sundaram
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 50
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Summary : Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia have been touted as models for other developing countries of how liberalisation can bring faster growth and greater equity. In fact their performance has been mixed and often inferior to other Asian economies, notably in structural change, tax reform, industrialisation, education and democratisation....

Globalisation and Labour Struggle in Asia

Globalisation and Labour Struggle in Asia
  • Author : Phoebe Moore
  • Publisher : I.B. Tauris
  • Release Date : 2007-06-29
  • Total pages : 237
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Summary : How has South Korea's development influenced and been influenced by world events? The neo-Gramscian school theorises that world history reveals specific periods of hegemonic stability such as during the post World War II period of 'Pax Americana', but this new account of Korean development demonstrates that this speculation cannot be ...

Globalisation Employment and Mobility

Globalisation  Employment and Mobility
  • Author : H. Sato,Mayumi Murayama
  • Publisher : IDE-JETRO
  • Release Date : 2008-07-24
  • Total pages : 319
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Summary : This book contributes to the understanding of the process of globalisation by focusing on labor and employment issues, covering four countries in South Asia: India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. It sheds light on the weaknesses which exist in the reform process in the labor market, labor policies and the ...

Globalisation and SMEs in East Asia

Globalisation and SMEs in East Asia
  • Author : Charles Harvie,Boon-Chye Lee
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 318
  • ISBN :
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Summary : In this book, a distinguished group of contributors discuss the role of SMEs in the globalization of the East Asian economies, and assess how the financial crises has impacted on them. The contributors focus on key aspects of SMEs in the region....

Women in Asia Redefining working women

Women in Asia  Redefining working women
  • Author : Louise P. Edwards,Mina Roces
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 44
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Summary : Volume III ('Health and Sexuality') brings together the best-and most influential-scholarship on contentious themes such as the increasing imbalance in sex ratios in the region as a result of female infanticide, sex-selective abortions, and the kidnapping of wives. Research gathered in this volume also covers reproductive health; violence against women (...

Globalisation and Tertiary Education in the Asia Pacific

Globalisation and Tertiary Education in the Asia Pacific
  • Author : Christopher Charles Findlay,William G. Tierney
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 308
  • ISBN :
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Summary : The rapid development and adoption of technology along with open economies has created an integrated global economy. The globalisation process has brought with it significant changes in all areas of life, including tertiary education. This book outlines the features of the new wave of globalisation and draws out specific trends ...

Human Development in South Asia 2006

Human Development in South Asia 2006
  • Author : Mahbub ul Haq Human Development Centre
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2008-02-19
  • Total pages : 212
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Summary : Mahbub ul Haq Human Development Centre's 2006 Report on poverty in South Asia underlines the imperative of focusing on alleviating poverty in order to sustain the current economic growth in the region....