The Resource The Lace Makers of Narsapur, (electronic resource)

The Lace Makers of Narsapur, (electronic resource)

Label
The Lace Makers of Narsapur
Title
The Lace Makers of Narsapur
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The lace makers show the way. The conditions under which they worked never disappeared, as we can see now. Indeed these conditions have returned to the rich countries of the West from where they were exported. From the 2012 Preface The Lace Makers of Narsapur is a sensitive and groundbreaking study of women at the beginning of the process of globalisation. Maria Mies examines the way in which women are used to produce luxury goods for the Western market and simultaneously not counted as workers or producers in their fragmented workplaces. Instead they are defined as non-working housewive
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 305.4/677
  • 305.4677
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD6073.L222 I46
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
The Lace Makers of Narsapur, (electronic resource)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=467266
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; About the Author; Copyright; Contents; Preface to the 2012 edition; Preface to the 1982 edition; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; 2. The Setting -- West Godavari; Population Characteristics and Work Participation; Poverty and Pauperisation in a Rich District; Womens Work Participation in West Godavari; Unemployment; 3. The History of the Lace Industry; Colonial Penetration; The Development of the Lace Industry, 1900-70; The Rise of the Farmer Merchants in the Lace Business; 4. The Lace Industry in 1978; 5. Structure of the Industry; A Submerged Economy and Invisible Producers
  • Means of Production and the Production ProcessDivision of Work and the Putting-out System; Wages and Wage Systems; Marketing and Marketing Agents; 6. Production and Reproduction Relations; The Setting and Methodology; Case Stories of Lace Producers, Agents, Traders, Exporters; (a) Female Producers: The Lace Makers; (b) Male Non-Producers: Agents, Traders, Exporters; Demographic and Socio-Economic Characteristics of the Lace Makers; (a) Marital Status; (b) Class; (c) Caste; (d) Education; Production Relations; (1) Lace Workers/Exporters; (2) Lace Workers/Agents; (3) Lace Workers/Traders
  • (4) Agents/ExportersReproduction Relations; Division of Labour Between the Sexes; (1) Sexual Division of Labour within Society; (2) Sexual Division of Labour within the Family; (3) Lace Production and Changes in the Sexual Division of Labour; Womens Work and Labour Time; (a) The Working Day of a Lace Maker; (b) Types of Work; (c) Labour Time; Income and Expenditure; (a) Income; (b) Expenditure; Indebtedness and Pauperisation; 7. Profits and Exploitation; 8. Problems of Organisation; The Lace Workers Consciousness; The Possibility of Forming a Society; The Role of the Bureaucracy; Our Role
  • 9. ConclusionsSuggestions; Bibliography; Appendix: Adilakshmis Working Day; Back Cover
Control code
ocn798536060
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
5BEBFB3A-4396-43B3-A125-2B4A1ACE1A0A
Label
The Lace Makers of Narsapur, (electronic resource)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=467266
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; About the Author; Copyright; Contents; Preface to the 2012 edition; Preface to the 1982 edition; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; 2. The Setting -- West Godavari; Population Characteristics and Work Participation; Poverty and Pauperisation in a Rich District; Womens Work Participation in West Godavari; Unemployment; 3. The History of the Lace Industry; Colonial Penetration; The Development of the Lace Industry, 1900-70; The Rise of the Farmer Merchants in the Lace Business; 4. The Lace Industry in 1978; 5. Structure of the Industry; A Submerged Economy and Invisible Producers
  • Means of Production and the Production ProcessDivision of Work and the Putting-out System; Wages and Wage Systems; Marketing and Marketing Agents; 6. Production and Reproduction Relations; The Setting and Methodology; Case Stories of Lace Producers, Agents, Traders, Exporters; (a) Female Producers: The Lace Makers; (b) Male Non-Producers: Agents, Traders, Exporters; Demographic and Socio-Economic Characteristics of the Lace Makers; (a) Marital Status; (b) Class; (c) Caste; (d) Education; Production Relations; (1) Lace Workers/Exporters; (2) Lace Workers/Agents; (3) Lace Workers/Traders
  • (4) Agents/ExportersReproduction Relations; Division of Labour Between the Sexes; (1) Sexual Division of Labour within Society; (2) Sexual Division of Labour within the Family; (3) Lace Production and Changes in the Sexual Division of Labour; Womens Work and Labour Time; (a) The Working Day of a Lace Maker; (b) Types of Work; (c) Labour Time; Income and Expenditure; (a) Income; (b) Expenditure; Indebtedness and Pauperisation; 7. Profits and Exploitation; 8. Problems of Organisation; The Lace Workers Consciousness; The Possibility of Forming a Society; The Role of the Bureaucracy; Our Role
  • 9. ConclusionsSuggestions; Bibliography; Appendix: Adilakshmis Working Day; Back Cover
Control code
ocn798536060
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
5BEBFB3A-4396-43B3-A125-2B4A1ACE1A0A

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