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© 2015

Social Justice in the Globalization of Production

Labor, Gender, and the Environment Nexus

Book

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Tommy Kevin
    Pages 1-13
  3. Saidul Islam, Ismail Hossain
    Pages 14-36
  4. Saidul Islam, Ismail Hossain
    Pages 37-52
  5. Saidul Islam, Ismail Hossain
    Pages 53-72
  6. Saidul Islam, Ismail Hossain
    Pages 108-125
  7. Saidul Islam, Ismail Hossain
    Pages 144-158
  8. Saidul Islam, Ismail Hossain
    Pages 159-174
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 175-206

About this book

Introduction

Md Saidul Islam and Md Ismail Hossain investigate how neoliberal globalization generates unique conditions, contradictions, and confrontations in labor, gender and environmental relations; and how a broader global social justice can mitigate the tensions and improve the conditions.

Keywords

Gender labor environment social justice industrial disasters industrial relations neoliberalism treadmill of production green revolution blue revolution feminization informalization globalization sex industry gender Sex

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Nanyang Technological UniversitySingapore
  2. 2.Shahjalal University of Science and TechnologyBangladesh

About the authors

Iris Carla De Jesus, Researcher, Humboldt University, Germany Tommy Kevin, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Md Saiful Islam, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Bangladesh

Bibliographic information

Industry Sectors
Finance, Business & Banking

Reviews

“Social Justice in the Globalisation of Production: Labor, Gender, and the Environment Nexus is a well-written, engaging and insightful book by Md Saidul Islam and Md Ismail Hossain on the theme of neoliberal globalization. …Overall, the book is a good read. … The book is an important addition to the literature on gender, globalization and development, environmental sociology, international development, economic and development geography amongst others.” (Regina Hansda, Progress in Development Studies, Vol. 17 (2), 2017)