Gender, Migration and Domestic Service

Edited by Janet Henshall Momsen

© 2004 – Routledge

332 pages

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Paperback: 9780415510547
pub: 2013-05-07
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About the Book

This book examines a wide range of migration patterns which have arisen, and exposes the tensions and difficulties including:

* legal and empowerment issues

* cultural and language diversities and barriers

* the impact of live-in employment.

The book features case studies taken from Europe, South and North America, the Caribbean, Asia, and Africa and uses original fieldwork using quantitative and qualitative methods.

About the Series

Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Geography