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Global care work : gender and migration in Nordic societies

Author: Lise Widding Isaksen
Publisher: Lund : Nordic Academic Press, ©2010.
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Presenting empirical research on the lives of care workers, sex workers, au pairs, and their families, this anthology is a unique study of gender and migration. Written by researchers from Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, the account brings the Nordic example to the international debate on how globalization affects and commercializes women's traditional work and analyzes the social and legal migration  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lise Widding Isaksen
ISBN: 9789187121111 9187121115 9789185509799 9185509795
OCLC Number: 802059609
Description: 1 online resource (240 pages)
Responsibility: Lise Widding Isaksen (ed.).

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