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Textile factories, tuberculosis and the quality of life in industrializing Japan

Janet Hunter

Textile factories, tuberculosis and the quality of life in industrializing Japan

by Janet Hunter

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Published by London School of Economics and Political Science in London .
Written in English


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StatementJanet Hunter.
SeriesWorking papers in economic history -- 4/92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13965909M

Japan is home to several distinct and long-preserved cultural traditions. One that has defined Japan for centuries is textile production. In this lesson, we'll talk about textiles in Japanese. This paper examines the role of textile and clothing (T&C) industries in growth and development strategies in developing countries. It suggests that textiles and clothing industries are important in economic and social terms, in the short-run by providing incomes, jobs, especially for women, and foreign currency receipts and in the long-.

health of textile factory workers on Ma , by excerpt from the interview. Question: Give the committee information on your knowledge of the health of workers in cotton-factories. Answer: I have had frequent opportunities of seeing people coming out from the factories and occasionally attending as patients. Last summer I visited three File Size: KB. Introduction. Over 60 million people are employed in the textile or clothing industry worldwide [].There is growing interest in the contribution of workplace exposures to obstructive lung disease, given that % of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) worldwide have never smoked[].While a number of non-tobacco related environmental exposures may cause COPD, including Cited by:

Textile production impacts the environment in many ways. Farms that grow crops like cotton use lots of water and spray their plants with harmful substances like herbicides and pesticides. of the fashion and textile industry across the world, excess consumption is profoundly encouraged and the volume of textile waste has been notably increased. In recent years, Korea has also faced a large volume of textile waste and its related environmental and economic impacts.


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Textile factories, tuberculosis and the quality of life in industrializing Japan by Janet Hunter Download PDF EPUB FB2

Hunter, Janet, "Textile factories, tuberculosis and the quality of life in industrializing Japan," Economic History Working PapersLondon School of Economics and Political Science, Department of Economic : RePEc:ehl:wpaperCited by: 6.

Japanese Women Working provides a wide range of perspectives on the study of working women in Japan over the last century. Contributors address issues of state policy towards and management of women workers, and also provide accounts of the experiences of Textile factories groups of workers: domestic servants, hospital care assistants, textile workers, miners, homeworkers and 'professional.

Hunter, Janet () Textile factories, tuberculosis and the quality of life in industrializing Japan. In: Hunter, Janet, (ed.) Japanese Women dge, London, pp. ISBN Full text not available from this repository. Redundancy utilized: the economics of female domestic servants in pre-war Japan / Kōnosuke Odaka --One day at a time: work and domestic activities of urban lower-class women in early twentieth-century Japan / Kathleen Uno --Textile factories, tuberculosis and the quality of life in industrializing Japan / Janet Hunter --Female labour in the.

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Pages in category "Textile companies of Japan" The following 13 pages are in this category, out of 13 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). Hunter, Janet, "Textile factories, tuberculosis and the quality of life in industrializing Japan," Economic History Working PapersLondon School of Economics and Political Science, Department of Economic History.

Daniels, Gordon & Hunter, Janet & Nish, Ian, As Hunter notes, this became something of a self-fulfilling prophecy as employers "institutionalised a life cycle view of women's work that would continue to characterise the Japanese labour market throughout the twentieth century" (p.

This fine book should encourage much discussion about gender in Japan's modern economic development. Ranging from sumptuous embroidered kimonos and woven actors’ robes to the indigo-dyed textiles of rural Japan, Anna Jackson’s authoritative text elucidates the various techniques that have been employed by Japanese textile artists in the production of woven, printed, and embroidered textiles from the 17th century to the present by: 3.

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Economic History working papers (4/92). life. Quality of work life is both an end and a means. It is an end in itself because it is a highly significant component in the quality of life in general and it is a means by which employees can acquire civic competence and skills.

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According to the U.S. Department of Labor, employment is expected to decline quickly due to technological advancements and imports of apparel and textiles from countries that pay their workers lower wages. Although the textile industry is becoming less.Japanese farm women purchased these used fabrics and gave them new life by remaking them into boro field clothing (noragi), futon covers (futongawa) and other useful household textiles.

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