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Building China : Informal Work and the New Precariat (Hardcover) (Sarah Swider)

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In Building China, Sarah Swider draws on her research in Beijing, Guangzhou, and Shanghai between 2004 and 2012, including living in an enclave, working on construction jobsites, and interviews with eighty-three migrants, managers, and labor contractors. Her ethnography focuses on the work, family, and social lives of construction workers in China.
Number of Pages: 187.0
Genre: Political Science, History, Social Science
Sub-Genre: Labor + Industrial Relations, Asia / China, Social Classes
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Cornell Univ Pr
Author: Sarah Swider
Language: English
Street Date: November 3, 2015
TCIN: 23998715
UPC: 9780801454158
Item Number (DPCI): 247-50-7637

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