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Sweating

Helen Doyle

in The Oxford Companion to Australian History

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780195515039
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191735165
Sweating

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a pejorative term for the excessive exploitation of labour, refers particularly to the practice of piece-work that was common in

Reference Entry.  248 words. 

Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History

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