Deskilling Migrant Women in the Global Care Industry

Authors: Cuban, S.

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About this book

This book explores the human geographies of skilled migration, specifically the practices, dispositions, relationships, and resources of professional women who participate in the global care industry.

About the authors

SONDRA CUBAN is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Educational Research at Lancaster University, UK

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Professional Women Migrants Becoming Care Assistants

    Cuban, Sondra

    Pages 1-25

  • A Homework Methodology for Researching Migrant Women’s Lives

    Cuban, Sondra

    Pages 26-50

  • Care Industry Needs Skilled Migrant Labour

    Cuban, Sondra

    Pages 51-87

  • A Place of Settlement and Upheaval

    Cuban, Sondra

    Pages 88-122

  • The Disappointing Journey to Being ‘Just a Carer’

    Cuban, Sondra

    Pages 123-158

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Softcover $100.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Deskilling Migrant Women in the Global Care Industry
Authors
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-30561-9
DOI
10.1057/9781137305619
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-34233-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-34446-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 249
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