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Over the past decade, India has emerged as the leader in the global market for white-collar "outsourcing" jobs-- a notable component of India's rapid economic growth. This documentary explores the experience of young Indian men and women who have been recruited into these new jobs req...

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Corporate Authors: Mitra Films.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)

Film Finance Corporation Australia.

SBS Independent.

Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other Authors: Cater, Anna.
Uberoi, Safina.

Moyers, Bill D.

Sanders, Jay O., 1953-

Elliott, Michael.
Format: Movie DVD
Language:English
Indic
Published:Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [2006]
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Summary:Over the past decade, India has emerged as the leader in the global market for white-collar "outsourcing" jobs-- a notable component of India's rapid economic growth. This documentary explores the experience of young Indian men and women who have been recruited into these new jobs requiring long hours, night shifts, and westernized work habits. Also reveals the human and cultural effect on Indian family life, the evolving cities and towns, and on the aspirations and daily lives of young Indians, especially women, entering the work force. Followed by interview with Michael Elliott, editor of Time International.
Language Notes:In English and Indic languages with English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits:Cameras, Peter Coleman ... [et al.] ; editor, James Bradley ; music, Greg White, Alan John.
Performer:Anchor, Daljit Dhaliwal ; Narrator, Jay O. Sanders.
Event:Originally broadcast on PBS television program Wide angle ; originally aired Sept. 13, 2005, rebroadcast in 2006 with added interview segment.
System Details:DVD-R, NTSC.
Production Credits:Cameras, Peter Coleman ... [et al.] ; editor, James Bradley ; music, Greg White, Alan John.