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dc.contributor.advisor Govender, S. Malungane, Lorraine Nxalati 2013-04-18T13:07:13Z 2013-04-18T13:07:13Z 2007-11
dc.description Thesis (M.Dev.) --University of Limpopo, 2008 en_US
dc.description.abstract The aim of the study was to asses the socio-economic impact of casualisation of female farm workers and to determine whether they understand their rights as provided in labour policies. The study was conducted in the Letsitele area in the Greater Tzaneen municipality, Mopani District, Limpopo Province of South Africa. A sample of eighty female farm workers was drawn from the population. The self-constructed questionnaire elicited biographic information, the socio-economic impact of casualisation and knowledge of female farm workers about labour policies was from the respondents The findings of the study showed that casualisation of female farm workers have a large impact on their lives. The low wages that they earn are usually insufficient to meet their basic financial needs such as schooling their children, buying food, and building proper houses. It was also established that they are not properly informed about labour policies. en_US
dc.format.extent xiv, 89 leaves : maps. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher University of Limpopo (Turfloop Campus) en_US
dc.relation.requires pdf en_US
dc.subject Socio-economic impact en_US
dc.subject Casualisation en_US
dc.subject Female farm workers en_US
dc.subject.ddc 331.4810968 en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Women agricultural laborers -- South Africa en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Rural women -- Social conditions en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Casual labor -- South Africa en_US
dc.title The socio-economic impact of casualisation of female farm workers on their social life at Letsitele area Mopani District of Limpopo Province en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US

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