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The Resource Enslaved : true stories of modern day slavery

Enslaved : true stories of modern day slavery

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Enslaved : true stories of modern day slavery
Title
Enslaved
Title remainder
true stories of modern day slavery
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Twenty-seven million people are estimated to be held in slavery around the world today. This collection of first-hand accounts will raise awareness and show how slavery is thriving in the twenty first century. From poverty-stricken countries to affluent American suburbs, slaves toil as sweatshop workers, sex slaves, domestic servants, and chattel slaves. This groundbreaking collection includes accounts written by ten former slaves and slaveholders in Southeast Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and the United States
  • Industrial relations
  • Social sciences
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  • Kasten, Liora
  • Sage, Jesse
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  • Prostitution
  • Slavery
  • Forced Labour
  • Slaves
Label
Enslaved : true stories of modern day slavery
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2006
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forward / Gloria Steinem -- Behind the stories : modern day slavery in context / Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten -- The journey of an orphan : in and out of bondage from Haiti to Connecticut / Micheline Slattery -- Beyond Abeeda : surviving ten years of slavery in Sudan / Abuk Bak -- My life as a slave in America / Jill Leighton -- Trapped on the balcony : a tale of a Sri Lankan held hostage in Lebanon / Beatrice Fernando -- Laogai : inside China's forgotten labor camps / Harry Wu -- Out of Egypt : a lifeline via email for an enslaved au pair in Cairo / Selina Juma -- Atop the second wave : testimony from a Belarus prison / Sveta -- Amazing grace : a slave owner's awakening in Mauritania / Abdel Nasser Ould Yessa -- Where you come in / Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten
Control code
2548641x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 218 pages, [8] pages of ills
Isbn
9781403974938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 2548641x
  • (Sirsi) 2548641x
Label
Enslaved : true stories of modern day slavery
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2006
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forward / Gloria Steinem -- Behind the stories : modern day slavery in context / Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten -- The journey of an orphan : in and out of bondage from Haiti to Connecticut / Micheline Slattery -- Beyond Abeeda : surviving ten years of slavery in Sudan / Abuk Bak -- My life as a slave in America / Jill Leighton -- Trapped on the balcony : a tale of a Sri Lankan held hostage in Lebanon / Beatrice Fernando -- Laogai : inside China's forgotten labor camps / Harry Wu -- Out of Egypt : a lifeline via email for an enslaved au pair in Cairo / Selina Juma -- Atop the second wave : testimony from a Belarus prison / Sveta -- Amazing grace : a slave owner's awakening in Mauritania / Abdel Nasser Ould Yessa -- Where you come in / Jesse Sage and Liora Kasten
Control code
2548641x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 218 pages, [8] pages of ills
Isbn
9781403974938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 2548641x
  • (Sirsi) 2548641x

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