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Title Global woman : nannies, maids, and sex workers in the new economy / Barbara Ehrenreich and Arlie Russell Hochschild, editors.
Publication Info. New York : Metropolitan Books, 2003.
Open Library Cover
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Edition 1st ed.
Description vi, 328 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-324).
Contents Love and gold / Arlie Russell Hochschild -- The nanny dilemma / Susan Cheever -- The care crisis in the Philippines : children and transnational families in the new global economy / Rhacel Salazar ParreƱas -- Blowups and other unhappy endings / Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo -- Invisible labors : caring for the independent person / Lynn May Rivas -- Maid to order / Barbara Ehrenreich -- Just another job? : the commodification of domestic labor / Bridget Anderson -- Filipina workers in Hong Kong homes : household rules and relations / Nicole Constable -- America's dirty work : migrant maids and modern-day slavery / Joy M. Zarembka -- Selling sex for visas : sex tourism as a stepping-stone to international migration / Denise Brennan -- Among women : migrant domestics and their Taiwanese employers across generations / Pei-Chia Lan -- Breadwinner no more / Michele Gamburd -- Because she looks like a child / Kevin Bales -- Clashing dreams : highly educated overseas brides and low-wage U.S. husbands / Hung Cam Thai -- Global cities and survival circuits / Saskia Sassen -- Migration trends : maps and chart / Robert Espinoza -- Appendix: Activist organizations.
Subject Women household employees.
Women foreign workers.
Women -- Employment
Minority women -- Employment.
Women immigrants -- Employment.
Added Author Ehrenreich, Barbara.
Hochschild, Arlie Russell, 1940-
Added Title Nannies, maids, and sex workers in the new economy
ISBN 080506995X (hc.)