TITLE

WHY BANGLADESHI AND PAKISTANI WOMEN FACE CULTURAL AND PRACTICAL BARRIERS TO WORK

AUTHOR(S)
Aston, Jane
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
People Management;1/10/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the results of a study which identified cultural and practical barriers to work faced by Bangladeshi and Pakistani women in Great Britain. Eighty percent of Bangladeshi and 70 percent of Pakistani women of working age are not in either full-time education or work. Fort the study, the Institute for Employment Studies interviewed Bangladeshi and Pakistani women from different migrational and education backgrounds in Birmingham, Bristol, Bradford, Glasgow and London.
ACCESSION #
36159957

 

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