SWEATSHOPS


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If ten students each represent one-tenth of the U.S. population, and ten chairs each represent one-tenth of U.S. wealth, then one student should lounge across seven chairs while the other nine students pile up on each other's laps in three chairs, right?

Five 90-minute participatory lessons—the "chair parable" introduces one of them—address economic inequality, global production networks, maquiladoras, and child labor, while also encouraging informed, active involvement against sweatshops and child labor.

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Copyright

2003

Size

8½" x 11"

Publisher

Learning ZoneXpress

Pages

49

Grade

9–12

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