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Global "body shopping" : an Indian labor system in the information technology industry / Xiang Biao
Bib ID 3885090
Format BookBook
Author
Xiang, Biao
 
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Description Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2007 
xxii, 181 p. : ill., 1 map ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0691118515
Series

In-formation series.

Full contents
  • Ch. 1. The global niche for body shopping
  • Ch. 2. Producing "IT people" in Andhra
  • Ch. 3. Selling "bodies" and selling jobs
  • Ch. 4. Business of "branded labor" in Sydney
  • Ch. 5. Agent chains and benching
  • Ch. 6. Compliant bodies?
  • Ch. 7. The world system of body shopping
  • Ending remarks : the "Indian triangle" in the global IT industry
  • App. Essay : the remembered fieldwork sites : impressions and images.
  • The global niche for body shopping
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-172) and index.

Subjects Electronic data processing personnel -- India.  |  Labor mobility -- India.  |  Australia -- Emigration and immigration  |  India -- Emigration and immigration.

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