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Chinese Migrant Women Workers in a Dormitory Labour System by Pun Ngai

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Under the Chinese dormitory labour regime the lives of women migrant workers are shaped by the international division of labour. The dormitory labour system is a gendered form of labour

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Foreign companies and local workers in China by Merete Lie and Ragnhild Lund

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…resulted in a scarcity of this type of labour. The Singaporean authorities encouraged companies to transfer labour intensive production elsewhere, because they wanted to attract high-tech enterprises. Accordingly, in 1979,…

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Gendering globalization by Cecilia Milwertz, Birte Siim and Zhao Jie

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…issues in China and Norway. Pun Ngai discusses what she calls the ‘dormitory labour system’. The system is a gendered form of labour based on domestic rural to urban migration…

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Farming is Ugly: Reform, Friction and Bishan Commune

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…the countryside or, as many do, experience the traditional Hui-style houses in a new condition. The house occupied by Buffalo Institute used to be the dormitory of the sent down…

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