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

By: Aditya Sarkar

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The book uses the Factory Acts of the late nineteenth century as an entry point into the early history of labour relations in India, specifically the mill industry of Bombay. It unites legal and social history in a manner which differs from most social histories of labour, and offers a new perspective on the constitution of industrial relations in colonial India. PRINTED PAGES: 372.

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

Author Name: Aditya Sarkar

Categories: India, History,

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2018

ISBN: 0199474427

ISBN 13: 9780199474424

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 900595

Keywords: Trouble at the Mill: Factory Law and the Emergence of the Labour Question in Late Nineteenth-Century Bombay Aditya Sarkar