Gender and Global Restructuring : Sightings, Sites and Resistances.

Offers analyses of the relationship between gender and neoliberal globalization under the imperialism in the post-9/11 context. This book examines the disciplining politics of race, sexuality and modernity under securitized globalization, including case studies on domestic workers in Hong Kong.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Marchand, Marianne H.
Other Authors: Runyan, Anne Sisson.
Format: Electronic
Published: Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, 2010.
Edition:2nd ed.
Series:RIPE Series in Global Political Economy
Online Access:Click for online access
Table of Contents:
  • Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgments for the second edition; Acknowledgements for the first edition; Abbreviations; Introduction: Feminist sightings of global: Old and new conceptualizations; Part I: Sightings; 1 Globalization and its intimate other: Filipina domestic workers in Hong Kong; 2 Querying globalization: Sexual subjectivities, development, and the governance of intimacy; 3 Governing gender in neoliberal restructuring: Economics, performativity, and social reproduction.
  • 4 Where the streets have no name": Getting development out of the (RED)TM?Part II: Sites; 5 Global restructuring and women's economic citizenship in North Africa; 6 Remittances, gender, and development; 7 Women's work unbound: Philippine development and global restructuring; 8 The "making women productive" strategy: Uncovering gendered sightings, sites, and resistances to global restructuring in rural Mexico; Part III: Resistances; 9 Globalization and gender at border sites.