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Women and transnational corporations

Myrna L. Blake

Women and transnational corporations

(the electronics industry, Thailand)

by Myrna L. Blake

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women electronic industry workers -- Thailand,
  • Electronic industries -- Thailand,
  • International business enterprises -- Thailand

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Statementby Myrna L. Blake, Chatri Moonstan for East-West Center, Hawaii, Culture Learning Institute, Research Project on Women and TNCs.
    ContributionsMoonstan, Chatri
    The Physical Object
    Pagination46 [10] p. :
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20342257M

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