Readings24Stiles16.docx

3 Pages
122 Views

Department
Political Science
Course Code
Political Science 3366E
Professor
Nigmendra Narain

This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full 3 pages of the document.
Description
READINGS WEEK 24 STILES CHAPTER 16 GLOBALIZATION INTRODUCTIONAmerican apparel companies knowingly used suppliers in developing countries that practices indentured servitude used child labor and repressed anf failed to pay their workersThe American public took notice of an international problem that linked Walmart shoppers with children in developing countries more directly than anyone had ever understood beforeAlthough this outsourcing had similarities to the type of corporate decisions that led to sweatshops it had a distinctly middleclass dimensionGlobal factorywhich is an important aspect of globalizationCorporations extend their brand names and products into every corner of the world in the hope of establishing new markets for their goodsThe global factory arose from modern innovations such as the assembly line process SWEATSHOP DIMENSIONSweatshops are nothing new Workersespecially women have been required to labour in cramped dangerous conditions since the Industrial Revolution in the 1950sSweatshops became a target
More Less
Unlock Document

Only page 1 are available for preview. Some parts have been intentionally blurred.

Unlock Document
You're Reading a Preview

Unlock to view full version

Unlock Document

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit