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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 5 books in this booklist

  • Cover image of book Clothing Poverty: The Hidden World of Fast Fashion and Second-Hand Clothes by Andrew Brooks
    Clothing Poverty: The Hidden World of Fast Fashion and Second-Hand Clothes - by Andrew Brooks

    £14.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781783600670 | ISBN 10: 1783600675

    Have you ever stopped and wondered where your jeans came from? Who made them and where? Ever wondered where they end up after you donate them for recycling?   Following a pair of jeans, Clothing Poverty takes the reader on a vivid around-the- ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Seventh Man by John Berger and Jean Mohr
    A Seventh Man - by John Berger and Jean Mohr

    £11.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781844676491 | ISBN 10: 1844676498

    A new edition of this seminal exploration of migrant workers.   Why does the Western world look to migrant laborers to perform the most menial tasks? What compels people to leave their homes and accept this humiliating situation?   In A Seventh ... more

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  • Cover image of book Deluxe: How Luxury Lost Its Lustre by Dana Thomas
    Deluxe: How Luxury Lost Its Lustre - by Dana Thomas

    £10.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780141019673 | ISBN 10: 0141019670

    Fashion may be fabulous, but what price true luxury? With incredible access to the glamourous world of the luxury brand, Deluxe goes deep inside the workings of profit margins and market share to discover the fate of real luxury. From the importance ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Power to Choose: Bangladeshi Women and Labour Market Decisions in London and Dhaka by Naila Kabeer
    The Power to Choose: Bangladeshi Women and Labour Market Decisions in London and Dhaka - by Naila Kabeer

    £27.99   paperback   (2002) - ISBN 13: 9781859842065 | ISBN 10: 1859842062

    In this path-breaking study, social economist Naila Kabeer examines the lives of Bangladeshi garment workers in Bangladesh and Britain to shed light on the question of what constitutes 'fair' competition in international trade.  She argues that if th ... more

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  • Cover image of book Clean Clothes: A Global Movement to End Sweatshops by Liesbeth Sluiter
    Clean Clothes: A Global Movement to End Sweatshops - by Liesbeth Sluiter

    £22.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780745327686 | ISBN 10: 0745327680

    This book tells the inspiring story of the Clean Clothes Campaign, the worldwide movement determined the improve the wages and working conditions of sweatshop workers in the clothing industry.  Large retailers such as Tesco, Wal-Mart and Careefour ... more

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