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Role of women in tea industry

B. Dasgupta

Role of women in tea industry

by B. Dasgupta

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Published by University Dept. of Family Resource Management, S.N.D.T. Women"s University in Mumbai .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Women tea plantation workers

  • About the Edition

    Study on women laborers in tea industry in North East India.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Dasgupta B. and Deori B.
    SeriesMonograph series in family resource management
    ContributionsDeori, B., Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women"s University. Dept. of Family Resource Management
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6073.T182 I43 2000z
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44, [2] p. ;
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25030952M
    LC Control Number2010347938

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Singh, Navinder K. Role of women workers in the tea industry of North East India. New Delhi: Classical Pub. Co., The role of women workers in the tea industry of north-east India is discussed.

The history of the development of the tea industry in India is examined. The social, cultural and functional activities, the political awareness, and organizational capacity of women workers are described. It is shown that behavioural patterns of the white "planter sahibs", who at times submitted their workers to Cited by: 1.

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