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Globalisation and Women in the Japanese Workforce.

By: Bishop, Beverley.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Sheffield Centre for Japanese Studies/Routledge Series: Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2004Edition: 1.Description: 1 online resource (270 p.).ISBN: 9780203488867.Subject(s): Globalization | Women - Employment - Japan | WomenGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Globalisation and Women in the Japanese WorkforceDDC classification: 331.4/0952 | 331.40952 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Figures and tables; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Glossary of Japanese terms; Notes on style; 1 Introduction; 2 A critical analysis of globalization; 3 Gender and globalization; 4 The Japanese model of capitalism and the globalization of Japanese production; 5 Women workers in the post-war model of capitalism in Japan; 'Re-regulation', restructuring and women in the regular workforce; 7 Deregulation, restructuring and women working in non-regular positions; 8 Globalization and women's activism in Japan; Conclusion; 9 Conclusions and discussion
Appendix AAppendix B; Appendix C; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary: This book contributes to the debate about the impact of globalisation upon women and examines the impact of restructuring upon women''s employment in Japan.
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Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Figures and tables; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Glossary of Japanese terms; Notes on style; 1 Introduction; 2 A critical analysis of globalization; 3 Gender and globalization; 4 The Japanese model of capitalism and the globalization of Japanese production; 5 Women workers in the post-war model of capitalism in Japan; 'Re-regulation', restructuring and women in the regular workforce; 7 Deregulation, restructuring and women working in non-regular positions; 8 Globalization and women's activism in Japan; Conclusion; 9 Conclusions and discussion

Appendix AAppendix B; Appendix C; Notes; Bibliography; Index

This book contributes to the debate about the impact of globalisation upon women and examines the impact of restructuring upon women''s employment in Japan.

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Beverley Bishop is a Senior Research Officer at the Department of Education and Skills. In 2003 she was awarded a PhD at Sheffield University for research on the impact of globalisation.

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