Before Their Time: The World of Child Labor #(2022)
- Title: Before Their Time: The World of Child Labor
- Author: David L. Parker
- ISBN: 9781593720247
- Page: 455
- Format: Hardcover
¾ Before Their Time: The World of Child Labor ¸ David L. Parker - Before Their Time: The World of Child Labor, Before Their Time The World of Child Labor Physician and photographer David L Parker takes us beyond the headlines and into the textile factories stone quarries and garbage dumps where children are forced by unscrupulous adults or by lack of
Recent Comments "Before Their Time: The World of Child Labor"
Before Their Time is a nonfiction work by David Parker composed of photographs of underage laborers The opening pages contain a foreword from Senator Tom Harkin followed by an introduction to the work by the author and sections covering the types of child labor These images expose twenty first century labor and working conditions endured by children around the world According to Parker, 320 million children under the age of 16 toil under hazardous conditions Children enter workforces within farm [...]
Heartbreaking photos of children performing difficult, dangerous, and soul searing jobs all over the world, from brickmaking to mining, begging to prostitution The text was less compelling than the photographs I wanted the individual stories of the children depicted rather than generalizations and stats But those pictures, especially all those sad eyes and tiny, strained bodies, will stay with me.
I m not completely done with this book but so far it has been very interesting, heart wrenching and shocking at times.
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