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Author Bass, Loretta Elizabeth.

Title Child labor in sub-Saharan Africa / Loretta Elizabeth Bass
Published Boulder : Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 213 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Why study child labor in Africa? -- The cultural and historical context of child labor -- The political economy of children's work -- Unequal terrain: rural vs. urban child labor -- Work and school: coordination and conflict -- The value of children's labor: getting the short end of the stick -- Expendable laborers: children as soldiers, prostitutes, and slaves -- Making sense of child labor in Africa
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-204) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Child abuse -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Child labor -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Children -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Economic conditions.
Poor children -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1588268616 (electronic bk.)
9781588268617 (electronic bk.)