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Indian Labour Movements Under Modi

Barnes, Tom


Indian labour politics today faces a historic paradox. On the one hand, in response to regressive changes to labour laws, India’s trade unions have continued to organise what is, after China, the world’s largest working-age population; on the other, massive labour protests have failed to make a dent in the political popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his right-wing Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party. To make sense of this apparent contradiction, this essay will outline the...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Press (1965-Present)
Date published: 2018-04
Type: Book chapter
Book Title: Gilded Age: Made in China Yearbook 2017
DOI: 10.22459/MIC.04.2018.34
Access Rights: Open Access via publisher website


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