The Resource A Risky Business? : Ukrainian Migrant Women in Warsaw's Domestic Work Sector

A Risky Business? : Ukrainian Migrant Women in Warsaw's Domestic Work Sector

Label
A Risky Business? : Ukrainian Migrant Women in Warsaw's Domestic Work Sector
Title
A Risky Business?
Title remainder
Ukrainian Migrant Women in Warsaw's Domestic Work Sector
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is about migration as a form of risk-taking. Based on Ukrainian women's experiences in the Polish domestic work sector, it presents a new approach to analyse movements of female migrants responding to the demand for household labour around the world. Risks involved in migration and in migrant domestic work are accounted for in detail alongside an analysis of the migration decision-making processes. This study shows how social ties and migrant institutions effectively reduce the otherwise radical asymmetry of power between an individual migrant, the state and an employer. A Risky Busi
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Cataloging source
MHW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kindler, Marta
Dewey number
331.54409438
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HD8378.5.A2 .K384 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
IMISCOE Dissertations
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women foreign workers
  • Household employees
  • Ukrainians
  • Migration, Internal
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Society and social sciences
  • Society and culture: general
  • Social issues and processes
  • Migration, immigration and emigration
  • Politics and government
  • Sociology and anthropology
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Household employees
  • Migration, Internal
  • Ukrainians
  • Women foreign workers
  • Europe
  • Poland
  • Ukrainische Einwanderin
  • Hausarbeit
  • Warschau
  • Business & Economics
  • Labor & Workers' Economics
Label
A Risky Business? : Ukrainian Migrant Women in Warsaw's Domestic Work Sector
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt6wp75p
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Ukrainian migrant women, migrant domestic work and risk -- 2. Risk, migration and migrant domestic work : selected theory and research review -- 3. Theoretical approach and research methodology applied in this study -- 4. Ukrainian migrant women's images of risk -- 5. Legal risks of migration and legal risk-balancing strategies -- 6. Risks and risk strategies in migrant domestic work -- 7. Familiar risk : Ukrainian women in the Polish domestic work sector -- Appendix: Basic data on the Ukrainian women, in order of mention in book
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (222 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048514472
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)811490854
  • (OCoLC)ocn811490854
Label
A Risky Business? : Ukrainian Migrant Women in Warsaw's Domestic Work Sector
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt6wp75p
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Ukrainian migrant women, migrant domestic work and risk -- 2. Risk, migration and migrant domestic work : selected theory and research review -- 3. Theoretical approach and research methodology applied in this study -- 4. Ukrainian migrant women's images of risk -- 5. Legal risks of migration and legal risk-balancing strategies -- 6. Risks and risk strategies in migrant domestic work -- 7. Familiar risk : Ukrainian women in the Polish domestic work sector -- Appendix: Basic data on the Ukrainian women, in order of mention in book
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (222 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048514472
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)811490854
  • (OCoLC)ocn811490854

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