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Author Schwartzman, Kathleen Crowley, 1948-

Title The chicken trail [electronic resource] : following workers, migrants, and corporations across the Americas / Kathleen C. Schwartzman.

Imprint Ithaca : ILR Press, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xx, 202 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Why follow chickens? -- Ethnic succession in the south -- Where have all the workers gone? -- Taylorism invades the hen house -- Solving industry crises : pollos y polleros -- Squeezing out Mexican chicken -- Voice : squawking at globalization -- Exit Mexico : si muero lejos de ti -- The global dilemma : summary and reflections.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Chicken industry -- United States.
Chicken industry -- Mexico.
Foreign workers, Mexican -- United States.
Unemployment -- United States.
Unemployment -- Mexico.
United States -- Emigration and immigration.
Mexico -- Emigration and immigration.
United States -- Commerce -- Mexico.
Mexico -- Commerce -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780801451164 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780801478093 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780801468056 (e-book)

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