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Trouble at the Mill : Factory Law and the Emergence of Labour Question in Late Nineteenth-century Bombay

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In 1881 The Factory Act was passed producing the first official definition of 'factories' in modern Indian history, as workplaces using steam power and regularly employing over 100 workers. In 1891, the Factory Act was amended: factories were redefined as workplaces employing over 50 workers and women mill-workers were brought within its ambit.
Number of Pages: 368.0
Genre: History
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Oxford Univ Pr
Author: Aditya Sarkar
Language: English
Street Date: September 30, 2018
TCIN: 53435652
UPC: 9780199474424
Item Number (DPCI): 248-67-8863

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