The force of domesticity : Filipina migrants and globalization / Rhacel Salazar Parreñas.

Author
Parreñas, Rhacel Salazar [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : New York University Press, c2008.
Description
x, 213 p. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Series
Nation of newcomers [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-207) and index.
Contents
Introduction : Filipina migrants and the force of domesticity -- Gender ideologies in the Philippines -- Patriarchy and neoliberalism in the globalization of care -- Gender and communication in transnational migrant families -- The place and placelessness of migrant Filipina domestic workers -- The derivative status of Asian American women / Rhacel Salazar Parreñas and Winnie Tam -- The U.S. war on trafficking and the moral disciplining of migrant women -- Conclusion : analyzing gender and migration from the Philippines.
ISBN
  • 9780814767344 (cl : alk. paper)
  • 0814767346 (cl : alk. paper)
  • 9780814767351 (pb : alk. paper)
  • 0814767354 (pb : alk. paper)
LCCN
2008008052
OCLC
182529001
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