National capitalisms, global production networks fashioning the value chain in the UK, USA, and Germany by Christel Lane

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Clothing industry -- United States,
  • Clothing industry -- Great Britain,
  • Clothing industry -- Germany,
  • Globalization -- Economic aspects

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementChristel Lane and Jocelyn Probert.
ContributionsProbert, Jocelyn.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9940.U4 L36 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22795477M
ISBN 109780199214815
LC Control Number2008049455

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