With 13 chapters by means of a global workforce of students from sociology, anthropology, economics, women's reports, and geography, this quantity starts off with an eye-opening feminist critique of present commodity chain literature. all through its final 5 elements, Gendered Commodity Chains addresses methods women's paintings may be built-in into commodity chain examine, the types women's hard work takes, threats to social replica, the impression of indigenous and peasant families on commodity chains, the swiftly increasing arenas of world carework and intercourse trafficking, and at last, possibilities for employee resistance. This extensively interdisciplinary quantity offers conceptual and methodological courses for lecturers, graduate scholars, researchers, and activists attracted to the gendered nature of commodity chains.
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