Chapter Five. Struggles over Labour and Livelihoods

  1. Jeff Neilson and
  2. Bill Pritchard

Published Online: 16 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444308723.ch5

Value Chain Struggles: Institutions and Governance in the Plantation Districts of South India

Value Chain Struggles: Institutions and Governance in the Plantation Districts of South India

How to Cite

Neilson, J. and Pritchard, B. (2009) Struggles over Labour and Livelihoods, in Value Chain Struggles: Institutions and Governance in the Plantation Districts of South India, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444308723.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 20 MAR 2009

Book Series:

  1. RGS-IBG Book Series

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405173933

Online ISBN: 9781444308723

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Keywords:

  • issues relating to labour and livelihoods;
  • ethical accountability referring to array of schemes;
  • notions of ‘partnership, alliance, responsibility and fairness’;
  • organic certification of tea;
  • ETP coordinates and maintaining list of ‘approved suppliers’

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • What is Ethical Accountability?

  • Ethical Accountability in Tea and its Influence in South India

  • Labour Welfare on South Indian Tea Estates

  • Struggles and Silences: The Interstices of the Ethical Accountability Agenda in South India

  • Conclusion