Author:Shakti Kak & Biswamoy Pati (Eds.)


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Enslaved Innocence : Child labour in South Asia

By: Shakti Kak & Biswamoy Pati (Eds.)

Price: $48.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2012

Seller ID: 701636

ISBN: 9789380607306

Condition: New

Enslaved Innocence: Child Labour in South Asia explores the historical, economic, and social factors surrounding the issue of child labour. It is often argued that child labour is the result of under development, large families, or cultural practices. This volume attempts to highlight the structural factors in capitalist societies that have made such exploitation possible, and to place the issue of child labour in a theoretical framework relating to capitalist modes of production and the need for the generation of surplus for capital accumulation. Extremely exploitative labour processes bring ... View more info