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Workers' rights

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Detroit : Greenhaven Press, c2012.
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234 pages : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
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Editor Noah Berlatsky has compiled several compelling essays relating to workers' rights. Readers will examine labor regulations worldwide, in countries such as Brazil, India, Greece, and the United States. Topics covered include unions and collective bargaining, issues related to workplace discrimination in selected countries and regions such as Asia and Nigeria, and the use of migrant and slave labor.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 218-220) and index.
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Berlatsky, N. (2012). Workers' rights. Detroit: Greenhaven Press.

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Berlatsky, Noah. 2012. Workers' Rights. Detroit: Greenhaven Press.

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Berlatsky, Noah, Workers' Rights. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2012.

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Berlatsky, Noah. Workers' Rights. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2012. Print.

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