TITLE

From Agitation to Institutionalization: The Student Anti-Sweatshop Movement in the New Millennium

AUTHOR(S)
BOSE, PURNIMA
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies;Winter2008, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p213
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article provides an overview of the student anti-sweatshop movement and argues that the movement has been somewhat successful at changing policies. The primary objectives are twofold: first, to supplement existing literature on the anti-sweatshop movement by offering an account of its emergence and evolution at Indiana University--Bloomington; and second, to describe the Designated Suppliers Program (DSP), a United Students Against Sweatshops (USAS) initiative that proactively seeks to improve conditions for workers producing university-licensed apparel.
ACCESSION #
34213855

 

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