Caring for a living : migrant women, aging citizens, and Italian families (Book, 2016) [WorldCat.org]
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Caring for a living : migrant women, aging citizens, and Italian families

Author: Francesca Degiuli
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, cop. 2016.
Series: International policy exchange series
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francesca Degiuli
ISBN: 9780199989010 019998901X
OCLC Number: 958117180
Description: XXVII, 185 str. : tabele, graf. prikazi, zvd. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1: The Changing Landscape of EldercareChapter 2: The New Faces of EldercareChapter 3: The Italian Case Chapter 4: The Burden of Long-Term Care: Its Cultural, Economic and Social Aspects. Chapter 5: The Shaping of New SubjectsChapter 6: Skilling the Unskilled: The Multiple Dimensions of EldercareChapter 7: The Bonds of LaborChapter 8: Concluding ThoughtsAppendix 1: Interviews with current or former home eldercare assistantsAppendix 2: Table 3.7 Interviews with Family Caregivers who care for disabled elders.Appendix 3: Interviews with im/migrant women at Tierra and with culturalReferencesIndex
Series Title: International policy exchange series
Responsibility: Francesca Degiuli.

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Shaped by global forces of economic restructuring, im/migration, and demographic change, eldercare emerges in this stunning ethnography as a distinct form of labor in which keeping company and Read more...

 
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