Gendered migrations and global social reproduction

Kofman, Eleonore and Raghuram, Parvati (2015) Gendered migrations and global social reproduction. Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship . Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, Hampshire. ISBN 9780230300781

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Abstract

The book argues that social reproduction offers an insightful lens that helps to understand gendered transformations in global patterns of contemporary migration. Focusing on a range of sites, sectors and skills beyond those deployed in the literature on care, it provides new insights into the relationship between production and reproduction across genders and how these are being reconfigured in the Global North and Global South and producing new forms of inequality (class, race, nationality) which influence the ability of individuals and households to benefit from migration and to improve their conditions of social reproduction.

Item Type: Book
Keywords (uncontrolled): gender, migrations, social reproduction, globalisation
Research Areas: A. > School of Law > Social Policy Research Centre
Item ID: 17701
Depositing User: Eleonore Kofman
Date Deposited: 28 Sep 2015 09:31
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2016 14:36
URI: http://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/17701

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