The Resource The dirty side of the garment industry : fast fashion and its negative impact on environment and society, Nikolay Anguelov

The dirty side of the garment industry : fast fashion and its negative impact on environment and society, Nikolay Anguelov

Label
The dirty side of the garment industry : fast fashion and its negative impact on environment and society
Title
The dirty side of the garment industry
Title remainder
fast fashion and its negative impact on environment and society
Statement of responsibility
Nikolay Anguelov
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An in-depth examination of the international fashion trade and related goods, this book raises visibility of the ethical aspects of promoting overconsumption through explaining the ecological damange resulting from the high rate of discarding old clothes. It focuses on the promotion, globalization, and integration of the apparel sector into our social and political landscape. It presents an expert overview of the garment industry, highlighting the harsh realities of the environmental and labor problems associated with it. It tracks the commercial and cultural factors that have led to the growth of fast fashion retail and its dominance of the entire industry"--Back cover
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
  • 338.4/7687
  • 338.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
TT497
LC item number
.A53 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The dirty side of the garment industry : fast fashion and its negative impact on environment and society, Nikolay Anguelov
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-208) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
From fashion to fast fashion -- The promotion of a lifestyle -- The production platforms of modern garment manufacturing -- Regulatory environment -- The carbon footprint of textile manufacturing for fast fashion -- The direct and social costs of low prices -- The economics, demographics, and ethics of the low price quest -- Implications and conclusions
Control code
ocn919871526
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 220 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781498712231
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
827339
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34161843
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)919871526
  • ebl1498712231

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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