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- International Labour Office 2008; US$ 35.00
This handbook provides guidance material and tools for employers and business to strengthen their capacity to address the risk of forced labour and human trafficking in their own operations and in global supply chains. more...
- International Labour Office 2009; US$ 22.50
PRAISE FOR FORCED LABOR 'Excellent. . . . This state-of-the-art volume provides a first-rate analysis of the dynamics leading to the occurrence of forced labour, its global distribution,and different types of policy responses.' -Jens Lerche, SOAS, University of London. Two centuries after the abolition of the transatlantic slave trade, at least... more...
- University of Queensland Press 2013; US$ 17.99
Based on thorough documentary research in archives and newspapers, Workers in Bondage begins with the origins of servitude during the convict era in Queensland before its separation from New South Wales in 1859. The study then focuses in on Queensland?s Pacific Islander labor force, examining the reconstruction of the Queensland sugar industry after... more...
- De Gruyter 2005; US$ 70.00
Seit 1968 und den Konflikten um die Studentenbewegung wurde der Zivildienst mehr und mehr zum Politikum. Auf ihrem "langen Marsch durch die Institutionen" machte die APO die Kriegsdienstverweigerung zum politischen Kampfinstrument und zwang die sozialliberale Koalition unter Willy Brandt zu weitreichenden Reformen. Patrick Bernhard schildert nicht... more...
- International Labour Office 2013; US$ 15.00
The fishing sector is an important source of employment, income and food production for many countries. But there are serious incidents of abuse in some fisheries and fishing vessels. By Beate Andrees, head of the ILOs Special Action Programme to Combat Forced Labour. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 195.00
In the light of changes the government has launched as part of its welfare to work initiatives, this text explores apprenticeship. The authors set the historical context and discuss the theoretical and practical aspects of acquiring the necessary knowledge and skills for competence. more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 199.00
ople has traditionally been an ?alternative? to mainstream routes through school and college / university. However, significant changes in recent years remain relatively unexplored and under ?researched. Drawing on contributions from a range of countries this e-book on Apprenticeships explores some of the challenges that the apprenticeship system... more...
- Brookings Institution Press 2003; US$ 22.95
Public rhetoric in the USA has always laid heavy stress on the obligations of citizenship. Bill Clinton praised the idea of service as does George W. Bush. This volume gathers voices on civic life and civic obligation to explore the idea of national service as it relates to citizenship. more...
- International Labour Office 2005; US$ 29.95
Provides a global estimate of the numbers of people in forced labour and explores global patterns of forced labour and actions to eradicate it. Reviews ILO assistance to member States and sets out a proposed plan of action. more...