situation of women rubber smallholders in Southeast Asia
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Published by Women"s Studies Programme, Chulalongkorn University Social Research Institute in Bangkok .
Written in English


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StatementAlec Gordon, Napat Sirisambhand.
SeriesPublication -- No.1(New series) 1987
ContributionsNapat Sirisambhand., Chulalongkorn University. Social Research Institute. Women"s Studies Programme.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14854252M

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The economic collapse left behind by rubber in the Amazon is coupled with the progress brought upon the British colonies in southeast Asia. The book contemplates the history of why rubber (along with coal and steel) became such a valuable material desired and needed for  › Books › History › Europe. 1. Author(s): Nair,S Title(s): Labour utilisation of rubber smallholders in peninsular Malaysia: a case study of rubber smallholdings in Kajang, Ulu Langat/ S. Nair. Country of Publication: Singapore Publisher: Singapore, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Southeast Asia Population Research Awards Program [SEAPRAP],   Myanmar was one of the earliest countries to plant rubber in Southeast Asia, first introduced by the British colonial government in the early 20th century and planted by smallholders in Mon State of southern Myanmar (Keong, ). However, the country’s rubber sector long remained stagnant until the national economy opened to private trade 2 days ago  Asia accounts for 93% of the world natural rubber production with Thailand being the largest producer followed by Indonesia and Vietnam. Other large rubber producers in the region include India

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