Feminist Ethics and Social Policy : Towards a New Global Political Economy of Care (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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Feminist Ethics and Social Policy : Towards a New Global Political Economy of Care

Feminist Ethics and Social Policy : Towards a New Global Political Economy of Care

Author: Rianne Mahon; Fiona Robinson
Publisher: Vancouver : Ubc Press, 2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This volume addresses the theoretical and practical relationships among the feminization of migrant labour, the ethics of care, and social policy in the new global economy.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rianne Mahon; Fiona Robinson
ISBN: 9780774821063 077482106X 9780774821056 0774821051
OCLC Number: 818387590
Awards: Commended for The Hill Times List of Top 100 Best Books for 2012 (Canada).
Description: viii, 234 s
Contents: Introduction / Rianne Mahon and Fiona RobinsonPart 1: The Transnational Movement of Care1 Towards a Transnational Analysis of the Political Economy of Care / Fiona Williams2 Migration and Globalized Care Work: The Case of Internationally Educated Nurses in Canada / Christina Gabriel3 The Global Migration of Care Labour: Filipino Workers in Japan / Hironori OnukiPart 2: Transnational Influence of Care Discourses4 Transnationalizing (Child) Care Policy: The OECD and the World Bank / Rianne Mahon5 Social Investment Policy in South Korea / Ito Peng6 Reimagined Intimate Relations: Elder and Child Care in Japan since the 1990s / Yuki TsujiPart 3: The Transnational Ethics of Care7 Care Ethics and the Transnationalization of Care: Reflections on Autonomy, Hegemonic Masculinities, and Globalization / Fiona Robinson8 The Dark Side of Care: The Push Factors of Human Trafficking / Olena Hankivsky9 A Feminist Democratic Ethics of Care and Global Care Workers: Citizenship and Responsibility / Joan C. TrontoConclusion: Integrating the Ethics and Politics of Care / Rianne Mahon and Fiona RobinsonNotesReferencesIndex


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