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Migrant workers in Japan

Author: Hiroshi Komai
Publisher: London ; New York : K. Paul, 1995.
Series: Japanese studies series.
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A study of migrant workers in Japan. It reveals how migrants enter, what difficulties they face, what their living, working and housing conditions are. It focuses on the protection of their human  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Komai, Hiroshi.
Migrant workers in Japan.
London : New York : K. Paul, 1995
(OCoLC)655032393
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hiroshi Komai
ISBN: 0710304994 9780710304995
OCLC Number: 31434234
Notes: Translation of: Gaikokujin rōdōsha teijū e no michi.
Description: xviii, 305 pages : maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Part 1 Introduction: revision of the Immigration Act and the situation of foreign workers; human rights violations; beginnings of a gradual opening; striking roots and the effects of recession. Part 2 How do foreign workers enter Japan?: role of brokers; unauthorized labour in the guise of trainees; Japanese language schools and "Shugakusei". Part 3 Situation of workers according to sector: the sex and entertainment industry; manufacturing sector; construction industry; service sector; other industries. Part 4 Foreign workers' housing and living situation: housing; formation of zones in concentrated housing; increasing role in local governments; foreigners and crime. Part 5 The Third World's structuralized labour exports: the stages of Asia's labour export; the exporting countries of Asia; Asia's host countries; Latin America. Part 6 Beyond the closed door-open door debate: the debate; trends in public opinion; resident Koreans and refugees; the theory of unavoidability.
Series Title: Japanese studies series.
Other Titles: Gaikokujin rōdōsha teijū e no michi.
Responsibility: Hiroshi Komai ; translated by Jens Wilkinson.
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