Technology Change and Female Labour in Japan

Overview
  • Edited Masanori Nakamura

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    PUBLICATION DATA:
    ISBN-10: 9280805533,
    ISBN-13: 978-92-808-0553-6
    LANGUAGE:
    English
    PAGES:
    217
    PUBLISHER:
    United Nations University Press
    PUBLISHED:
    September 1994

    Spanning the period from the early states of Japanese industrialization to the post-war years, this unique study provides an account of how new technologies up until the Second World War resulted in the replacement of women workers by machines, while technological innovation after the war created employment opportunities for women.