Empowering migrant women : why agency and rights are not enough / Leah Briones.

Based on insights from Filipina experiences of domestic work in Paris and Hong Kong, this volume breaks through the polarized thinking and migration-centric policy action on the protection of migrant women domestic workers from abuse to link migrants' rights and victimization with livelihood, m...

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Main Author: Briones, Leah
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Farnham, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub. Co., ©2009.
Series:Gender in a global/local world.
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Table of Contents:
  • Victims or victors? Filipina domestic workers in Paris and Hong Kong
  • Agency and Filipina overseas domestic work
  • Agency, capability and Filipina overseas domestic workers
  • Conclusion.