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Title: 1-800-India: Importing a White-Collar Economy
Series Title / Date: Wide Angle
Call Number: DVD 2009-63
Genre : Politics
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Description: Case study of Indian professionals recruited into positions requiring long hours, late-night shifts, and Westernized work habits. Reveals the cultural impact of global economic trend examining its effect on Indian family life, on the evolving landscape of urban India, and on the aspirations and daily lives of young Indian citizens, especially women, as they enter the work force. In addition, anchor Daljit Dhaliwal discusses social, political, and economic development in India with Michael Elliott, editor of Time International.
Keywords: Safina Uberoi; Globalization; Economics; India