Intergenerational Occupational Mobility of Workers in the Traditional Pottery Industries in Kottayam District, Kerala: A Critical Approach

@article{Sumathi2016IntergenerationalOM,
  title={Intergenerational Occupational Mobility of Workers in the Traditional Pottery Industries in Kottayam District, Kerala: A Critical Approach},
  author={Dr. A. Sumathi and V. G. Sujadevi},
  journal={Bonfring International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Management Science},
  year={2016},
  volume={6},
  pages={111-114}
}
  • Dr. A. Sumathi, V. Sujadevi
  • Published 31 October 2016
  • Economics
  • Bonfring International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Management Science
-Pottery is an age old handicraft in India. It is traced back to the earliest times of civilization. The pottery making traits was beginning back to the Neolithic era. During the times of Indus Valley Civilisation this effective art form was improved with the technology. The Harappan and Mohanjodara Cultures also improved this art with the technology of wheels. Since then these wheels are rolling out the finest pots under the expert hands of the Indian craftsmen. In recent years the… 
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