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Author Bennett, Joe, 1957-

Title Where underpants come from : from checkout to cotton field : travels through the new China and into the new global economy / Joe Bennett.

Publication Info. New York : Overlook Press, 2009.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  951.06 BEN    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  951.06 BEN c.2  AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  951.06 BEN    AVAILABLE
Edition First U.S. edition.
Description 253 pages : map ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary The author traces the origin of inexpensive underwear back to its source, China, and explores the web of contacts and exchanges that make the global economy possible, examining the country's changing society and movement towards becoming an economic superpower.
Subject Bennett, Joe, 1957- -- Travel -- China.
Bennett, Joe, 1957- -- Travel.
Manufactures -- China.
Globalization -- Economic aspects -- China.
Globalization -- Economic aspects.
China -- Economic conditions -- 2000-
China -- Description and travel.
China -- Economic conditions.
ISBN 9781590202289 hardback 25.95
1590202287 hardback 25.95

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