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Gender transformation and female migration

Mallika Pinnawala

Gender transformation and female migration

Sri Lankan domestic workers negotiate transnational household relations : a thesis

by Mallika Pinnawala

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Published by Shaker Pub. in Maastricht .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Employment -- Foreign countries,
  • Women household employees -- Arab countries,
  • Migrant labor -- Abuse of -- Arab countries,
  • Sri Lanka -- Emigration and immigration

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (236-254).

    Statementsubmitted by Mallika Pinnawala.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6072.2.A66 P56 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 255 p. :
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24106133M
    ISBN 109789042303614
    LC Control Number2009405073

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