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The Resource Where am I wearing? : a global tour to the countries, factories, and people that make our clothes, Kelsey Timmerman

Where am I wearing? : a global tour to the countries, factories, and people that make our clothes, Kelsey Timmerman

Label
Where am I wearing? : a global tour to the countries, factories, and people that make our clothes
Title
Where am I wearing?
Title remainder
a global tour to the countries, factories, and people that make our clothes
Statement of responsibility
Kelsey Timmerman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
338.4/7687
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD9940.A2
LC item number
T56 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Where am I wearing? : a global tour to the countries, factories, and people that make our clothes, Kelsey Timmerman
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
1: The mission -- A consumer goes global -- Tattoo's tropical paradise -- Fake blood, sweat, and tears: anti-sweatshop protestors -- 2: My underwear: made in Bangladesh -- Jingle these -- Undercover in the underwear biz -- Bangladesh amusement park -- Inside my first sweatshop -- Child labor in action -- Arifa, the garment worker -- Hope -- No black and white, only green -- 3: My pants: made in Cambodia -- Labor Day -- Year zero -- Those who wear Levi's -- Those who make Levi's -- Progress -- Treasure and trash -- 4: My flip-flops: made in China -- PO'ed VP -- Margaritaville -- Life at the bottom -- Growing pains -- The real China -- On a budget -- An all-American Chinese Wal-Mart -- The Chinese fantasy -- 5: My shorts: Made in the USA -- For richer, for poorer -- Untold stories -- Where are you wearing? The inexact science of finding out where your clothes were produced
Control code
ocn230191529
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 248 p.
Isbn
9780470376546
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2008028072
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o230191529
  • (OCoLC)230191529
Label
Where am I wearing? : a global tour to the countries, factories, and people that make our clothes, Kelsey Timmerman
Publication
Contents
1: The mission -- A consumer goes global -- Tattoo's tropical paradise -- Fake blood, sweat, and tears: anti-sweatshop protestors -- 2: My underwear: made in Bangladesh -- Jingle these -- Undercover in the underwear biz -- Bangladesh amusement park -- Inside my first sweatshop -- Child labor in action -- Arifa, the garment worker -- Hope -- No black and white, only green -- 3: My pants: made in Cambodia -- Labor Day -- Year zero -- Those who wear Levi's -- Those who make Levi's -- Progress -- Treasure and trash -- 4: My flip-flops: made in China -- PO'ed VP -- Margaritaville -- Life at the bottom -- Growing pains -- The real China -- On a budget -- An all-American Chinese Wal-Mart -- The Chinese fantasy -- 5: My shorts: Made in the USA -- For richer, for poorer -- Untold stories -- Where are you wearing? The inexact science of finding out where your clothes were produced
Control code
ocn230191529
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 248 p.
Isbn
9780470376546
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2008028072
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o230191529
  • (OCoLC)230191529

Library Locations

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