Disposable Domestics

Author: Grace Chang
Publisher: Haymarket Books
ISBN: 1608465292
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Disposable Domestics highlights the unrewarded work immigrant women perform as caregivers, cleaners, and servers and shows how these women are actively resisting the exploitation they face.

Global Dimensions Of Gender And Carework

Author: Mary K. Zimmerman
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804753241
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WOMEN. WORKERS. IN. THE. GLOBAL. ECONOMY. Grace Chang This excerpt
highlights the connections between the daily working conditions of immigrant
women domestics and the economic interests and policies of the First World
countries that receive them. It brings to life the way in which careworkers face
economic and cultural exploitation and the forces that perpetuate these
conditions. These issues help inform the current policy debate over whether the
United States should ...

Women S Labor In The Global Economy

Author: Sharon Harley
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813541654
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(New York: Routledge, 2002); Grace Chang, Disposable Domestics: Immigrant
Women Workers in the Global Economy (Cambridge: South End Press, 2000);
Charlene Tung, "The Cost of Caring: The Social Reproductive Labor of Filipina
Live-in Home Health Caregivers,” Frontiers. Ajournal of Women Studies 21, nos.
1 and 2 (1997): 61-82; Kristine M. Zentgraf, "Through Economic Restructuring,
Recession, and Rebound," in Asian and Latino Immigrants in a Restructuring
Economy: ...

Labour Migration In Malaysia And Spain

Author: Blanca Garcés-Mascareñas
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
ISBN: 9089642862
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Madrid: Ariel. Castells, M. (1975), 'Immigrant workers and class struggles in
advanced capitalism: The Western European experience', Politics and Society 5 (
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migrant illegality in cross-national perspective', International Political Sociology 6.
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Household Workers Unite

Author: Premilla Nadasen
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807014516
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“Upstairs, Downstairs Revisited: The Dwindling Ranks of Domestics Gain New
Respect,” Time, November 13, 1978, p. 112, box 449, folder 2, NUL Records. 77.
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Poverty In The United States

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1576075974
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social supports in the third world through SAPs not only parallels the dismantling
of the welfare state in the United States and elsewhere but also serves to
reinforce the channeling of immigrant women workers into service work as the
only viable ... A Human Rights Watch report of June 2001 documents the extreme
abuses migrant domestic workers suffer at the hands of these elite, powerful
employers. ... Disposable Domestics: Immigrant Women Workers in the Global

Battleground Immigration 2 Volumes

Author: Judith Ann Warner
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313344140
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NJ: Princeton University Press, 2006; Chacon, J. A., and M. Davis. No One Is
Illegal: Fighting Racism and State Violence on the U.S.-Mexico Border. Chicago:
Haymarket Books, 2006; Chang, G. Disposable Domestics: Immigrant Women
Workers in the Global Economy. Cambridge: South End Press, 2000; Chomsky,
N. Hegemony or Survival: America's Quest for Global Dominance. New York:
Henry Hold and Company, 2003; Davis, M. Magical Urbanism: Latinos Reinvent
the U.S. City ...

Handbook Of Research On Gender And Economic Life

Author: Deborah M. Figart
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 0857930958
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... 'Uplifting the race through domesticity: capitalism, african american migration,
and the household economy in the Great migration era of 1916–1930', Feminist
Economics, 12(4), 599–624. burawoy, michael (1976), 'The functions and
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Global Feminism

Author: Myra Marx Ferree
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814727942
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Muchachas No More: Household Workers in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Philadelphia: Temple University Press. Chang, Grace. 2000. Disposable
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Global Woman

Author: Barbara Ehrenreich
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 1429963050
Size: 50.18 MB
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However, the Service Employees International Union reports: "In larger cities,
these workers tend to be minority and immigrant women." See Service Employee
International Union, "Home Care Workers: A Briefing Paper," submitted to the
U.S. Department of Labor and the U.S. Department of Health and Human
Services (Washington, D.C., May 1999). Grace Chang (Disposable Domestics:
Immigrant Women Workers in the Global Economy [Cambridge, Mass.: South
End Press, 2000]) ...