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Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship

Migrant Domestic Workers and Family Life

International Perspectives

Editors: Kontos, Maria, Bonifacio, Glenda Lynna Anne Tibe (Eds.)

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This timely and innovative book delivers a comprehensive analysis of the non-recognition of the right to a family life of migrant live-in domestic and care workers in Argentina, Canada, Germany, Italy, Lebanon, Norway, the Philippines, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, the United Arab Emirates, the United States of America, and Ukraine.

About the authors

Mariya Bikova, University of Bergen, Norway Magdalena Díaz Gorfinkiel, Universidad Carlos III of Madrid, Spain Marianne Dobner, International Organization for Migration, Austria Olena Fedyuk, University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom Valerie Francisco, University of Portland, United States of America Dorothee Frings, Goethe University, Germany Majda Hr enjak, Peace Institute, Slovenia Julia Lausch, University of Wyoming, United States of America Mojca Pajnik, University of Ljubljana and Peace Institute, Slovenia Amrita Pande, University of Cape Town, South Africa Elin Peterson, Stockholm University, Sweden Gabriela Poblet Denti, University of Barcelona, Spain Aranzazu Recalde, McGill University, Canada Simone Tappert, University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland, Switzerland Seong-gee Um, University of Montreal, Canada

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • Introduction: Domestic and Care Work of Migrant Women and the Right to Family Life

    Kontos, Maria (et al.)

    Pages 1-24

  • Transnational Domestic Work and Right to Family Life in International and European Law

    Frings, Dorothee

    Pages 27-51

  • Au Pair Arrangement in Norway and Transnational Organization of Care

    Bikova, Mariya

    Pages 52-72

  • License to Care? Migrant Domestic Workers in Spanish Employment and Family Policy

    Peterson, Elin

    Pages 73-87

  • Invisibility, Exploitation, and Paternalism: Migrant Latina Domestic Workers and Rights to Family Life in Barcelona, Spain

    Denti, Gabriela Poblet

    Pages 88-106

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eBook $89.00
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Hardcover $119.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-32354-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Migrant Domestic Workers and Family Life
Book Subtitle
International Perspectives
Editors
  • Maria Kontos
  • Glenda Lynna Anne Tibe Bonifacio
Series Title
Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-32355-2
DOI
10.1057/9781137323552
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-32354-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 341
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