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Child Labour in South Asia (Contemporary Employment Relations)

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Published by Ashgate Pub Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children,
  • Labour economics,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business/Economics,
  • South East Asia,
  • Economics - General,
  • Labor,
  • Child labor,
  • South Asia

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGamini Herath (Editor), Kishor Sharma (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10853151M
    ISBN 10075467004X
    ISBN 109780754670049

      South Asia has the largest number of child labourers in the world as well as the largest number of children out of school. With contributors from policy makers, academics and activists working in the field of child labour, and practitioners involved in delivering education to children who are outside the formal schooling system in India and. Child labor -- South Asia -- Congresses Child labor -- Law and legislation -- South Asia -- Congresses Child labour South Asia: Summary This volume aims to shed light on the debate over child labor in the era of globalization by documenting the experience of Asian developing countries which have experienced rapid income and export by: 2.

    South Asian child laborers can be found in a variety of industries: the brick kilns, carpet weaving, garment making, domestic service, agriculture, fisheries, and mining. In South Asia, child labor and exploitation are the combined product of many factors, such as poverty, social norms condoning them.”. Lee "Child Labour in South Asia" por Kishor Sharma disponible en Rakuten Kobo. Child labour is a serious and contentious issue throughout the developing world and it continues to be a problem whose f Brand: Taylor And Francis.

    Large number of out-of-school children. About million South Asian children at primary level and million at lower secondary level are not in school. 3 This is leading to the highest incidence of child marriage and child labour in the region. Gender discrimination, disasters and armed conflict, language challenges, household poverty, child labour, child marriage and factors related to. South Asia has the largest number of child labourers in the world as well as the largest number of children out of school. With contributors from policy makers, academics and activists working in the field of child labour, and practitioners involved in delivering education to children who are outside the formal schooling system in India and 5/5(1).


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Child Labour in South Asia makes an important integrated contribution to development studies and fills a literature gap. It will be of interest to all involved in development studies and will be essential reading for those particularly concerned about social and economic issues involving the employment of child labour.'Cited by: 2.

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 : Hardcover.

This important book aims to shed light on this debate by documenting the experience of South Asian developing countries which have experienced rapid. Child Labour in South Asia Book Description. Child labour is a serious and contentious issue throughout the developing world and it continues to be Author (s).

Gamini Herath is Associate Professor in Economics at Deakin University, Australia. Kishor Sharma is Reviews. In Child Labour in South.

In Child Labour in South Asia Their insights are backed up by authoritative chapters by other contributors. Child Labour in South Asia makes an important integrated contribution to development studies and fills a literature gap.

State of Child Labor in South Asia ( Islamabad, Pakistan). State of Child Labor in South Asia. Islamabad: SPARC (Society for the Protection of the Rights of the Child), The developing countries in South Asia have long been grappling with the problem of child labour due to perpetuating poverty.

Child labour is considered both the cause and effect of poverty in Author: Khadija Khan. In South Asia, child labour and exploitation are the combined product of many factors, such as poverty, social norms condoning them, lack of decent work opportunities for adults and adolescents, migration and emergencies.

These factors are not only a cause but also a consequence of social inequities reinforced by discrimination. There are million ( year old) children in child labour in South Asia, according to conservative estimates, and of these million are in the year age range.

The young, year-old children, make up about one-fifth of all child labourers in South Asia. The biggest international online bookstore in Thailand. Find promotions or pre-order book, eBook, magazine, eMagazine, stationery and more.

This important book aims to shed light on this debate by documenting the experience of South Asian developing countries which have experienced rapid income and export growth.

Based on evidence from Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, this volume aims to improve our understanding about the link between trade, growth and child labour practices, as well as management of child labour Book Edition: 1st Edition.

Child Labour in South Asia makes an important integrated contribution to development studies and fills a literature gap. It will be of interest to all involved in development studies and will be essential reading for those particularly concerned about social and economic issues involving the employment of child labour.'.

The first ever country-wide child labour survey (CLS) was conducted in which showed that there were million child labourers in Pakistan, million were boys and million girls. In OctoberPakistan in co-operation with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) initiated a far-reaching macroeconomic stabilization and Cited by: 1.

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Asia-Pacific enjoys a reputation as a vibrant economic zone, but it is also home to more working children than any other region in the world; an estimated million children aged years are compelled to work for their survival.

Through its South Asia hub, ILO-IPEC works through advocacy and other means to mainstream child labour into government policies, strategies, plans and budgets. As a result of these efforts, child File Size: KB. Child Labour in South Asia makes an important integrated contribution to development studies and fills a literature gap.

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Child labour is a serious and contentious issue throughout the developing world and it continues to be a problem whose form and very meaning shifts with Author: Kishor Sharma.Child Labour in South Asia Are Trade Sanctions the Answer?

This paper was researched and written by Dr. Jayati Srivastava, Fellow, Centre for Contemporary Studies, Nehru Memorial Museum & Library, New Delhi. Comments on the draft were received from Mr. Mahesh C. Verma, Adviser, Minister of Labour & Chairman, ESIC Review Committee, Govt.

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