Child labour in South Asia

2007, Child labour in South Asia. Edited by Herath, Gamini and Sharma, Kishor, Ashgate, Aldershot, England.

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Title Child labour in South Asia
Editor(s) Herath, Gamini
Sharma, Kishor
Publication date 2007
Total pages xii, 192 p.
Publisher Ashgate
Place of Publication Aldershot, England
Keyword(s) 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 growth. G Hearth, Deakin University, Australia. & K Sharma.
Notes Selected conference papers. Contents: Child labour and economic development : emerging issues in developing Asia / Gamini Herath and Kishor Sharma -- Child labour in developing countries : review of theoretical and : empirical issues / Gamini Herath -- Cumulative causation as explanation and policy base for child labour / G. Bamberry -- Child labour : an integrated approach / Manohar Pawar -- Trade, growth and child labour practices in South Asia / Kishor Sharma -- An overview of child labour laws, prevention strategies and assessment of their effectiveness in Bangladesh / Jesmul Hasan -- An overview of child labour in India / Subhashini Subbaraman and Harald von Witzke -- Child labour in India : a critical evaluation of four issues / Anna Pinto -- Prevention of child labour in Nepal : an overview of strategy and effectiveness -- Chiranjibi nepal -- Prevention of child labour in Pakistan : analysis of strategy and effectiveness / Shafqat Munir and Hassan Mangi -- Issues relating to prevention of child labour in Sri Lanka / Nisha Arunatilake and Roshani de Silva.
ISBN 9780754670049
Language eng
Field of Research 140211 Labour Economics
HERDC Research category A7 Edited book
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