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Nursing & empire : gendered labor and migration from India to the United States

Author: Sujani K Reddy
Publisher: Chapel Hill : The Univ. of North Carolina Press, 2015.
Series: New perspectives in South Asian history
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this rich interdisciplinary study, Sujani Reddy examines the consequential lives of Indian nurses whose careers have unfolded in the contexts of empire, migration, familial relations, race, and gender. As Reddy shows, the nursing profession developed in India against a complex backdrop of British and US imperialism.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sujani K Reddy
ISBN: 9788125062301 8125062300 9781469625072 1469625075
OCLC Number: 995232441
Description: 274 p.
Contents: [Contents] Feminizing the Christian medical mission - Searching for Salome - Reconstructing the imperial nation - Remaking mother India - From Kerala to America - Putting the "foreign" in nurse im/migration - Indian nurses navigate the U.S. division of nursing labor - Workers and wives.
Series Title: New perspectives in South Asian history
Other Titles: Nursing and empire
Responsibility: Sujani K. Reddy.

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