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Families apart : migrant mothers and the conflicts of labor and love

Author: Geraldine Pratt; Philippine Women Centre of B.C.
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, cop. 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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How temporary migration programs haunt the lives of families long after they have reunited

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geraldine Pratt; Philippine Women Centre of B.C.
ISBN: 9780816669981 0816669988
OCLC Number: 989505694
Description: XXXV, 263 str. : ilustr. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Enterprising women, failing children: living within the contradictions of neo(liberalism) --
Waiting and the trauma of separation --
Listening to mothers' stories --
Creating new spaces of politics: Nanay: a testimonial play --
Acting on attachments: intimate witness to state violence in the Philippines.
Responsibility: Geraldine Pratt.

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