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Author Hill, Elizabeth, 1967-

Title Worker identity, agency and economic development : women's empowerment in the Indian informal economy / by Elizabeth Hill
Published New York : Routledge, [2010]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  331.40954 Hil/Wia  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 210 pages ; 24 cm
Series New Political Economy
New Political Economy
Contents Introduction -- Unraveling the informal sector debate -- Reconceptualizing labour in the informal sector debate -- Exploring a labour focused strategy for productivity and well-being in the informal economy : background and method -- Mapping problems : work-life experience in the indian informal economy -- Interventions for work-life improvement : the case of the Self Employed Women's Association -- The moral dynamics of union membership -- Agency, freedom and economic development -- Public action for economic development -- The politics of economic development -- Conclusion : worker identity, agency and economic development
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-205) and index
Subject Informal sector (Economics) -- India.
Women in development -- India.
Women -- India -- Economic conditions.
LC no. 2009051726
ISBN 9780203849286 (eb : alk. paper)
9780415566094 (hbk. : alk. paper)