Legal activism or class action? : The political economy of the "no boss" and "no labour relationship" in China's construction industry

Ngai PUN*, Yi XU

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRural Livelihoods in China : political economy in transition
EditorsHeather Xiaoquan ZHANG
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherTaylor and Francis Inc.
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)9781135012649
ISBN (Print)9780415844673
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographical note

Financial support from "Working class community: space and labour resistance in China" and "The making of transboarder-community in the Pearl River Delta", the Department of Applied Social Sciences, Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
An earlier version of this chapter was published as "Legal activism or class action?: The political economy of the 'no boss' and 'no labour relationship' in China's construction industry", China Perspectives, 2(2011), pp. 9-17.

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