The Leading eBooks Store Online 4,173,809 members ⚫ 1,357,844 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Women, Gender and Labour Migration

Historical and Cultural Perspectives

Women, Gender and Labour Migration by Pamela Sharpe
Buy this eBook
US$ 54.95
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)
Approximately half of all migrants today are female. The contributors to this volume consider the ways in which attention to gender is moving debates away from old paradigms, such as the push/pull motivation which used to dominate the field of migration studies. The authors consider women's experience of migration, especially in long distance, transnational moves. They examine the extent to which labour migration is a social and strategic decision for women.
Taylor and Francis; January 2002
337 pages; ISBN 9781134586646
Read online, or download in secure PDF format
Title: Women, Gender and Labour Migration
Author: Pamela Sharpe