International Migration, Vol. 48(6) 2010 Women and Migration in Globalizing Asia: Gendered experiences, agency, and activism

Number of Pages: 
154 pages
ISSN: 
ISSN 0020-7985486
Year: 
2010
Description: 

International Migration is a refereed quarterly review of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) on current migration issues as analysed by demographers, economists, and sociologists all over the world. The journal is edited at Georgetown University's Institute for the Study of International Migration (ISIM) and published and distributed by Blackwell Publishing. The editors at ISIM are responsible for the direction and content of the journal.

 

Table of contents: 
  • Introduction to the Special Issue on Women and Migration in Globalizing Asia: Gendered Experiences, Agency, and Activism by Arianne M. Gaetano and Brenda S.A. Yeoh
  • Transborder Migration, Social Reproduction and Economic Development: A Case Study of Burmese Women Workers in Thailand by Kyoko Kusakabe and Ruth Pearson
  • Transnational Migration, Gender, and Rights: Advocacy and Activism in the Malaysian Context by Juanita Elias
  • “Economically Speaking, I am the Breadwinner”: Chinese Immigrant Narratives of Work and Family in Hong Kong by Nicole Newendorp
  • “Not a Real Worker”: Gendering Migrants in Thailand’s Shrimp Farms by Bernadette P. Resurreccion and Edsel E. Sajor
  • Performances across Time and Space: Drama in the Global Households of Filipina Transmigrant Workers by Janet M. Arnado

 

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