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Bonacich, Edna

Overview
Works: 31 works in 111 publications in 2 languages and 5,559 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies  Biography  Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Children's films  Educational films  Cross-cultural studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Commentator
Classifications: HD2346.U52, 338.04089957079493
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edna Bonacich
Immigrant entrepreneurs : Koreans in Los Angeles, 1965-1982 by Ivan Hubert Light( Book )

17 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labor immigration under capitalism : Asian workers in the United States before World War II( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The economic basis of ethnic solidarity : small business in the Japanese American community by Edna Bonacich( Book )

12 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behind the label : inequality in the Los Angeles apparel industry by Edna Bonacich( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Figures and Tables p. ix <br> Preface p. xi <br> Acknowledgments p. xvii <br> Introduction The Return of the Sweatshop p. 1 <br>Part I Capital p. 27 <br>Chapter 1 Manufacturers p. 27 <br>Chapter 2 Offshore Production p. 53 <br>Chapter 3 Retailers p. 80 <br>Chapter 4 The Power Elite p. 104 <br>Part II Labor p. 135 <br>Chapter 5 Contractors p. 135 <br>Chapter 6 Workers p. 164 <br>Chapter 7 The Distribution of Wealth p. 200 <br>Part III Fighting Back p. 221 <br>Chapter 8 Government Enforcement and Retention Efforts p. 221 <br>Chapter 9 Worker Empowerment p. 262 <br>Chapter 10 The Antisweatshop Movement p. 295 <br> Afterword: The Larger Questions p. 317 <br> Notes p. 321 <br> Bibliographic Note p. 361 <br> Index p. 367 <br>
The New Asian immigration in Los Angeles and global restructuring( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on Los Angeles as a critical "world city" in the developing global economy and also as the center of new Asian immigration. Included are discussions of the settlement patterns of various groups of Asians in relation to the social, economic, and political developments in Asia and the United States
Getting the goods : ports, labor, and the logistics revolution by Edna Bonacich( Book )

9 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global production : the apparel industry in the Pacific Rim by Edna Bonacich( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This collection of original essays examines the social and political consequences of the globalization of the apparel industry in Asia, Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, and the United States. The contributors analyze the countries' trade policies, the apparel industry's network of capital ad labor, working conditions in garment factories, and the role of workers, especially women. Written by scholars of various nationalities and from different disciplines, this volume provides a look at the industry from the perspective of participants within each country and illustrates a general trend toward the internationalization of production and global economic restructuring."--Book cover
Deadlock in school desegregation : a case study of Inglewood, California by Edna Bonacich( Book )

5 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ups and downs( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Since the 1950s when opportunity reached its peak, the gap between the "haves and have nots" has grown. This lesson looks at social stratification and the dimensions of social inequality that exist in the United States, as seen in the story of an immigrant from Eastern Europe who, along with her family, comes to the U.S. with virtually nothing, and eventually manages to open and operate a successful child care business."
Worlds apart( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Why can one continent be relatively affluent and another mired in poverty? This lesson looks at stratification on a global scale and introduces the ideas of globalization and neo-liberalism. The lesson features Doctors Without Borders -- an organization whose stated aim is to serve populations in need anywhere in the world irrespective of religious, political or social barriers that may exist"--Container
Waves of change( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What is social change and what are its causes?" This final lesson of the series provides a deeper understanding of both the concepts and the consequences at the heart of social change. As a case study this segment documents how the Winnemen Wintu, a Native American tribe in the Shasta-Trinity Area of Northern California, have been negatively impacted by U.S. Government water and land policies
Working world( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Today we live in a rapidly changing economic and social climate that emphasizes the bottom line. What is the impact on society? What role does globalization play? The situation faced by striking grocery workers illustrates some of the frustrations experienced by employees in today's changing global economy. This lesson also includes a discussion around the impact one retail giant in particular is having on workers, the economy, and the world -- Walmart."
Asian & Latino immigrants in the Los Angeles garment industry : an exploration of the relationship between capitalism and racial oppression by Edna Bonacich( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asian Pacific American workers : contemporary issues in the labor movement( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The motivation of deviant behavior: an experiment in inducing cheating behavior by Edna Bonacich( Book )

2 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A symposium on labor : is labor on the move again?( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making it in America : a social evaluation of the ethics of immigrant entrepreneurship by Edna Bonacich( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Capitalism and racism by Edna Bonacich( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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1 edition published in 2012 in Korean and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Abolition, the extension of slavery, and the position of free blacks : a study of split labor markets in the United States, 1830-1863 by Edna Bonacich( )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Immigrant entrepreneurs : Koreans in Los Angeles, 1965-1982
Alternative Names
보나시치, 에드나

Languages
English (96)

Korean (1)

Covers
Behind the label : inequality in the Los Angeles apparel industryThe New Asian immigration in Los Angeles and global restructuringGetting the goods : ports, labor, and the logistics revolutionGlobal production : the apparel industry in the Pacific Rim