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Title Women in the urban and industrial workforce : Southeast and East Asia / Gavin W. Jones, editor
Published Canberra : Development Studies Centre, Australian National University ; Honolulu : distributed by University of Hawaii Press, 1984


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Description xi, 435 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Monograph / Development Studies Centre, 0157-5767 ; no. 33
Monograph (Australian National University. Development Studies Centre) ; no. 33
Contents Economic growth and changing female employment structure in the cities of Southeast and East Asia / Gavin W. Jones -- Trends in female labour force participation and occupational shifts in urban Korea / Sung-Yeal Koo -- Trends in female labour force participation in Taiwan : the transition toward higher technology activities / Paul K.C. Liu -- Employment patterns of educated women in Indonesian cities / Yulfita Raharjo and Valerie Hull -- Towards meeting the needs of urban female factory workers in peninsular Malaysia / Lim Lin Lean -- Constraints on the organization of women industrial workers / Myrna Blake -- Islamic attitudes to female employment in industrializing economies : some notes from Malaysia / Mehrun Siraj -- Occupational health hazards of female industrial workers in Malaysia / Lee Siew Hoon -- Women's work : factory, family and social class in an industrializing order / Janet Salaff and Aline Wong -- Making the bread and bringing it home : female factory workers and the family economy in rural Java / Diane L. Wolf -- Female domestic servants in Cagayan de Oro, Philippines : social and economic implications of employment in a 'premodern' occupational role / Marilou Palabrica-Costello -- The Bangkok masseuses : origins, status and prospects / Pasuk Phongpaichit -- Growth of the bazaar economy and its significance for women's employment : trends of the 1970's in Davao City, Philippines / Beverly Hackenberg and Gerald Barth -- Urbanward migration and employment of women in Southeast and East Asian cities : patterns and policy issues / Siew-Ean Khoo -- Employment structure of female migrants to the cities in the Philippines / Luisa Engracia and Alejandro Herrin -- Women migrants in Bangkok : an economic analysis of their employment and earnings / Pawadee Tongudai -- Effect of female labour force participation on fertility : the case of construction workers in Chiang Mai City / Anchalee Singhanetra-Renard -- Women, work and the family in a developing society : Taiwan / Yu-Hsia Lu -- The impact of female employment on household management / Virginia A. Miralao -- Female employment and the family : a case study of the Bataan Export Processing Zone / Imelda Zosa-Feranil
Analysis Women Congresses Employment East Asia
Women Congresses Employment Southeast Asia
Women. Employment. East Asia. Urban regions
Women. Employment. South-east Asia. Urban regions
Notes Bibliography: p. 405-427
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 405-435
Notes Monograph (Australian National University. Development Studies Centre) no:33 0157-5767
Subject Women -- Employment -- Southeast Asia.
Women -- Employment -- East Asia -- Congresses.
Women -- Employment -- East Asia.
Women -- Employment -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Jones, Gavin W.
Australian National University. Development Studies Centre.
LC no. 84070192
ISBN 0867844736