AGE - AGE Young female workers in the offshore production factories are not only underpaid but also high vulnerable and manipulable work force

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AGE “Young female workers in the offshore production factories are not only underpaid but also high vulnerable and manipulable work force because of there…relative youth” (11) “the fact that most women workers are young and inexperienced further discourages them from engaging in political activity” (15) “Young between 16 and 25…women who leave jobs in the electronics industry for any reason are not able to return because of the age limit and must look for jobs either in garment factories or in subcontracting factories outside the Zone” (28) “the best jobs were simply unavailable to older women” (85) “Whereas property had once been inherited almost equally by all children, the rights of daughters were gradually eliminated and eldest sons were granted much larger shares than their younger sibilings” (9) “commemorating ancestors became almost entirely the obligtiton of eldest sons, women were excluded from officiating at the rites, and rituals respinsibility could no longer be assumed by a wife or a daughter’s son in the absence of an agnatically related male heir” (13) “Age, sex, residence, and membership in voluntary associations cut across lineage membership and thus divide the lineage as well as the village” (21) “Age classifications entail more than linguistic conventions; they are the most important basis for political factionalism in Twisongdwi” (21) “the eldest son is formally denied household headship and ownership of household property unitil the death of his father” (43) “He, the eldest son of the deceased, is the wuintessential mourner and is responsible for the conduct of the
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2012 for the course EASC 250g taught by Professor ? during the Fall '11 term at USC.

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AGE - AGE Young female workers in the offshore production factories are not only underpaid but also high vulnerable and manipulable work force

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