Chinese migrant workers and employer domination : comparisons with Hong Kong and Vietnam / Kaxton Siu.

This book explores three major changes in the circumstances of the migrant working class in south China over the past three decades, from historical and comparative perspectives. It examines the rise of a male migrant working population in the export industries, a shift in material and social lives...

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Main Author: Siu, Kaxton (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Singapore : Palgrave Macmillan, 2020.
Series:Series in Asian labor and welfare policies.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : modes of domination over Chinese migrant industrial workers
  • Hong Kong female garment workers and China's open door
  • Chinese migrant workers' everyday lives in the early 1990s and late 2000s
  • State-endorsed exploitation and a segmented labor market in Shenzhen's garment industry
  • Power and domination in the Chinese garment workplace
  • A comparative perspective : Vietnamese migrant workers in Ho Chi Minh city.