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Born out of place : migrant mothers and the politics of international labor

Author: Nicole Constable
Publisher: Berkeley, California : University of California Press, 2014. 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hong Kong is a meeting place for migrant domestic workers, traders, refugees, asylum seekers, tourists, businessmen, and local residents. In Born Out of Place, Nicole Constable looks at the experiences of Indonesian and Filipina women in this Asian world city. Giving voice to the stories of these migrant mothers, their South Asian, African, Chinese, and Western expatriate partners, and their Hong Kong-born babies,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
Livres numériques
Additional Physical Format: Version imprimée :
Constable, Nicole, 1958-
Born out of place : migrant mothers and the politics of international labor.
Berkeley : University of California Press, [2014], ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nicole Constable
ISBN: 9780520957770 0520957776 0520282019 9780520282018 0520282027 9780520282025 9781306463331 1306463335
OCLC Number: 908742262
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 6 mai 2015).
TRAITEMENT SOMMAIRE.
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (278 pages)
Contents: A very tiny problem --
Ethnography and everyday life --
Women --
Men --
Sex and babies --
Wives and workers --
Asylum seekers and overstayers --
The migratory cycle of atonement.
Responsibility: Nicole Constable.

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Hong Kong is a meeting place for migrant domestic workers, traders, refugees, asylum seekers, tourists, businessmen, and local residents. This book looks at the experiences of Indonesian and Filipina  Read more...

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