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  • The Liberation of the Serfsby Jürgen Georg Backhaus

    Springer New York 2012; US$ 114.62

    The Liberation of the Serfs argues that slave labor can never be efficient and will therefore disappear by itself (though the process may take many years). The contributions herein address the economics of unfree labor in places like Prussia, Westphalia, Austria, Argentina and the British Empire.  more...

  • Caught at seaby ILO

    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 ILO’s Special Action Programme to Combat Forced Labour. more...

  • Apprenticeship: Towards a New Paradigm of Learningby Patrick Ainley; Helen Rainbird

    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...

  • Verkauft!by Aicha Laoula

    Cameo Verlag 2014; Not Available

    Als Wüstenkind geboren, als Sklavin gehandelt und als Mädchen verheiratetAicha Laoula wurde als Berberin bereits im Kleinkindalter Opfer des afrikanischen Sklavenhandels. Ihre Mutter verkaufte sie über zehn Jahre hinweg immer und immer wiederan reiche Leute - anfangs zum Preis von nur einem Stück Brot. Sklaverei, tödliche Intrigen und Folter gehörten... more...

  • Youth Unemploymentby Justin Healey

    The Spinney Press 2015; US$ 18.47

    For an increasing number of vulnerable young people the basic goals of having a decently paid job and owning a home are becoming elusive. With no easy fix in sight, is job insecurity becoming the norm for many young Australians? This book presents the latest youth employment statistics and key report findings, and explores a range of government and... more...

  • Apprenticeshipsby Erica Smith; Vikki Smith

    Emerald 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...

  • Forced Labour Outcomes of Migration from Moldovaby Eduard Mihailov; Mariska N.J. van der Linden; Shivaun Scanlan

    International Labour Office 2005; US$ 5.00

    Investigates forced labour resulting both from trafficking and non-trafficking related migration, in the context of irregular migration from Moldova. more...

  • A Global Alliance Against Forced Labourby International Labour Office

    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...

  • Ferguson Career Resource Guide to Apprenticeship Programsby Elizabeth H Oakes

    Infobase Publishing 2006; US$ 180.00

    Each two-volume book contains four major sections:. - Introduction and Overview: Provides forewords by notables in the field and an outline of the book. - Essays: Features eight to 10 essays on topics such as workplace issues, financial aid, diversity, and more. - Directory: Contains descriptions and contact information for hundreds of organizations,... more...

  • Fighting Forced Labourby Patricía Trindade Maranhão Costa

    International Labour Office 2009; US$ 23.00

    This book shows how Brazil is leading the way for the rest of Latin America in fighting forced labour. more...