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The Global Seafarer

Living and Working Conditions in a Globalized Industry

International Labour Office (ILO)
The Global Seafarer - Front
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This volume offers a systematic account of the effects of globalisation on the shipping industry and seafarers' lives.

The seafarers' labour market is changing rapidly and this study discusses the challenges encountered in recruitment practices, trade unions and collective bargaining, as well as training, certification and fraudulent certification.

Key features:

  • wages, contracts, and tours of duty are also investigated

  • includes in-depth treatment of seafarer safety and hazard exposure

  • examines current and future issues for regulation and enforcement

Extent 200 pages ISBN 9789221127130
Size 160 x 240 Price £14.95
Format Paperback Published 29 Jun 2004
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