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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
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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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