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Anthropology and the Global Factory

Studies of the New Industrialization in the Late Twentieth Century

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Published by Bergin & Garvey .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Labour economics,
  • Industrial History,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • International - Economics,
  • Industrialization,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Industries - General,
  • Business & Economics / Economics / International,
  • Capitalism,
  • Economic development

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFrances Abrahamer Rothstein (Editor), Michael L. Blim (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8267786M
    ISBN 100897892321
    ISBN 109780897892322

      About the Book. The Japanese way of work is notoriously 'different.' But is it Japan or Britain which is the odd man out? This is the first book to explore the real differences, not by contrasting Japanese employment relations with a hazy ideal image of 'the West,” but through a point-by-point comparison of two Japanese factories with two British ones making similar products. Global Malnutrition Persistence of Food Insecurity Global Food Price Crisis of – Hunger and Land Grabs Food Overconsumption Political Economy of Hunger: Bangladesh. Ch. 5. Commercial Factory-Food Systems Factory-Food Production Factory Potatoes versus Swidden Sweet Potatoes Commercialization of the American Food System, –

    ogy. Throughout the development of anthropology in the United States, there was a fear of fragmenta-tion for holistic thinkers. As Boas noted in , “there are indications of [anthropology] breaking up. The biologic, linguistic, and ethnologic-archeological methods are so distinct.” 2 It must be noted thatFile Size: KB.   Blanchette’s current work will be published in the ethnographic book – Porkopolis: American Animality, Standardized Life, and the “Factory” book is focused on the consequences of human labor and identity that are bound to the pig – an animal which has become more industrialized over time due to corporations’ goal of a mass produced, standardized pig predictable in.

    ANTHROPOLOGY OF WORK REVIEW the Lost Girls of Sudan and Global ‘‘Care work’’: A Photo Essay Laura DeLuca, University of Colorado Boulder 13 A Museum Exhibit Honoring Factory Workers Susan R. Dauria, Bloomsburg University 15 Museum Review The Museum of Work and Culture, Woonsocket, Rhode Island. “Cultural anthropology is exciting because it CONNECTS with everything, from FOOD to ART. And it can help prevent or SOLVE. world problems related to social inequality and injustice.” - BARBARA D. MILLER Barbara Miller is Professor of Anthropology and International Affairs, and Director of the Culture in Global Affairs (CIGA) Research and Policy Program, at The George Washington University.


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