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Holding Up More Than Half the Sky

Chinese Women Garment Workers in New York City, 1948-92 (Asian American Experience)

by Xiaolan Bao

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Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American studies,
  • Social history,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Asia - China,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • Women & Business,
  • Business & Economics / Labor,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Industries - General,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Chinese American women,
  • Employment,
  • New York,
  • New York (State),
  • Women clothing workers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9308454M
    ISBN 100252073509
    ISBN 109780252073502

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