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Gender and migration

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Published by Oxfam in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Women immigrants -- Social conditions.,
    • Migration, Internal -- Social aspects.,
    • Developing countries -- Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Caroline Sweetman.
      SeriesOxfam focus on gender
      ContributionsSweetman, Caroline., Oxfam.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJV9480 .G45 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination72 p. :
      Number of Pages72
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL94592M
      ISBN 10085598399X
      LC Control Number99206033
      OCLC/WorldCa40982175

        Chapters examine a wide array of migrant groups, including Dominicans, Filipinos, Mexicans, and Salvadorans. Reflecting dominant discourses on gendered migration research, some of the central questions in the book are about how gender transforms in the process of migration and whether women perceive migration as a gender-liberating experience. Their book brings gender theory to bear upon citizenship and migration studies, but also uses emerging findings on citizenship to inform gender theory. They argue that ‘when.

      Download Ethnicity Class Gender And Migration books, This study sets out to place Cypriot migration to Britain within the context of New Commonwealth migration as a whole and within current developments in the field of racial and ethnic relations. From the book Gender Innovation and Migration in Switzerland. Ghettoization: The Production of Marginal Spaces of Housing and the Reproduction of Racialized Labour. From the book Racialized Labour in Romania. Global Contexts, African Immigrants, Traders and the Johannesburg Inner City Milieu.

      Globally, the landscape of international migration has become increasingly diversified as a result of broader changes in the global economy in addition to policy shifts in recent years. Over the last 30 years, Asia has been a region of movement and migration whether first to the Gulf countries in the s or to the booming Asian tiger economies in the late s. Get this from a library! Gender and migration. [Caroline Sweetman; Oxfam.;] -- "The articles in this collection explore the vast array of different reasons for women and men moving within and outside their native countries, whether it be for employment, upon marriage, or in the.


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Book Description From its beginnings in the s and s, interest in the topic of gender and migration has grown. Gender and Migration seeks to introduce the most relevant sociological theories of gender relations and migration that consider ongoing transnationalization processes, at the beginning of the third millennium.

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Articles here look at migration. Provocative and intellectually challenging, Gender and Migration critically analyses how gender has been taken up in studies of migration and its theories, practices and effects.

Each essay uses feminist frameworks to highlight how more traditional tropes of gender eschew the complexities of gender and migration. From its beginnings in the s and s, interest in the topic of gender and migration has grown. Gender and Migration seeks to introduce the most relevant sociological theories of gender relations and migration that consider ongoing transnationalization processes, at the beginning of the third by: 3.

The impact of gender on migration processes Considering the dynamic and reciprocal relationship between gender relations and migration, the contributions in this book approach migration dynamics from a gender-sensitive perspective.

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