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Issues in globalisation. / How fair is fashion?

Author: Pumpkin TV (Firm)
Publisher: Bristol, England : Pumpkin TV, 2011.
Series: Environmental studies in video
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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Using the international fashion industry as a case study this resource asks: what is globalization, what are the causes, and what is the role played by TNCs? It then looks at the effects of globalization and asks what are the pros and cons and who benefits? Filmed in Bangladesh, it compares the working and living conditions of textile workers employed in large scale factories in Dhaka, with those employed by a small  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Pumpkin TV (Firm)
OCLC Number: 904563835
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed January 28, 2015).
Description: 1 online resource (26 min.).
Series Title: Environmental studies in video
Other Titles: How fair is fashion?
Responsibility: by Pumpkin TV.

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Using the international fashion industry as a case study this resource asks: what is globalization, what are the causes, and what is the role played by TNCs? It then looks at the effects of globalization and asks what are the pros and cons and who benefits? Filmed in Bangladesh, it compares the working and living conditions of textile workers employed in large scale factories in Dhaka, with those employed by a small rural fair trade fashion initiative. An engaging resource that will provoke much thought and discussion.

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