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Indonesian women workers

Indonesian women workers

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Published by Working Group of Indonesian NGO"s [sic] on the Women Workers Right in [Bandung] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Indonesia.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Employment -- Indonesia.,
    • Women"s rights -- Indonesia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 38).

      ContributionsWorking Group of Indonesian NGOs on the Women Workers Right.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6194 .I52 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 61 p. ;
      Number of Pages61
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL956852M
      LC Control Number95942167

        Hong Kong’s community of Indonesian domestic workers has grown rapidly, doubling since By , they accounted for almost 45 per cent of the , registered domestic workers in .


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This book examines the meaning of work for women in contemporary Indonesia. It takes a broad definition of work in order to interrogate assumptions about work and economic activity, focusing on what women themselves see as their work, which includes not only paid employment, home life and child care, but also activities surrounding ritual, healing and religious life.

In Reform or Revolution. independent researcher Dan La Botz gives us a personal look at the Indonesian workers who are taking on global corporate giants and igniting a multinational labor solidarity movement. Through rare personal interviews with Indonesian workers, La Botz describes the inspiring, powerful events that are transforming the world's fourth-largest country.

Women Migrant Workers is a compilation of richly textured case studies examining the experiences of, for example, Filipina and Indonesian domestic workers in Singapore, and Mexican farmworkers in Canada. Contributors draw on diverse disciplinary approaches, such as political economy, history, economics, sociology, and law, to show how.

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Indonesian workers shout slogans during a protest against the alleged abuse of Sumiati, an Indonesian worker in Saudi Arabia, outside the Parliament in Jakarta on Nov. 23,   Indonesian workers tend to be friendly and understanding. Saying ‘thank you’ after a work has been done is seen as a good manner and it shows gratitude.

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Despite these truths, most Indonesian women are educated, seek career opportunities and will likely not give up her work for family, but will ambitiously attempt to. THE INDONESIAN WOMEN MIGRANT WORKERS Literature Review Several articles relate to the issue of migrant workers, e.g., Ananta and Arifin () discussed various aspects and issues of Indonesian migrant workers.

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in AM Vicziany & R Cribb (eds), Proceedings of the 17th Biennial Conference of the : Sylvia Yazid.