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Author Hewamanne, Sandya.

Title Stitching identities in a free trade zone : gender and politics in Sri Lanka / Sandya Hewamanne
Published Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2008]
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (287 pages :) : illustrations
Series Contemporary Ethnography
Contemporary ethnography.
Contents Introduction -- Nation, modernity, and female morality -- On the shop floor -- Loving daughters and politically active workers -- Politics of everyday life -- Performing disrespectability -- FTZ clothes and home clothes -- Made in Sri Lanka : globalization and the politics of location -- Epilogue: Cautious voices
Analysis "Multi-User"
Notes OldControl:muse9780812202250
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-274) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Free trade -- Sri Lanka.
Sex role -- Sri Lanka.
Women migrant labor -- Sri Lanka.
Women -- Sri Lanka -- Economic conditions.
Women -- Sri Lanka -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008297270
ISBN 0812202252 (electronic bk.)
9780812202250 (electronic bk.)
(acid-free paper)
(acid-free paper)