Title

Garment Workers’ Rights Are Women’s Rights: Suggestions for Future Studies on Support for Socially Responsible Businesses

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

11-2017

Abstract

Presentation given at the International Textile and Apparel Association Annual Conference. Globally, 80% of garment workers are women. This conceptual paper proposes that future research studies frame garment workers' rights as women's rights as a way to increase support for socially responsible businesses. The proposition is based on current literature and the construal-level theory of psychological distance.

Sponsorship/Conference/Institution

International Textile and Apparel Association

Location

St. Petersburg, FL

Source

https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/itaa_proceedings/2017/presentations/49/

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