xiv, 347 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Routledge/UNRISD research in gender and development ; 1.
Formatted Contents Note
International migration and gendered axes of stratification : introduction / Nicola Piper Finding a place in stratified structures : migrant women in North America / Monica Boyd and Deanna Pikkov Gendered migrations, livelihoods and entitlements in European welfare regimes / Eleonore Kofman Gendered migration in Oceania : trends, policies and outcomes / Siew-Ean Khoo, Elsie Ho and Carmen Voigt-Graf Gender, migration and livelihoods : migrant women in Southern Africa / Belinda Dodson Feminised migration in East and Southeast Asia and the securing of livelihoods / Nicola Piper and Keiko Yamanaka Gendered migrations in the Americas : Mexico as country of origin, destination and transit / Martha Luz Rojas Wiesner and Hugo ́Angeles Cruz Political participation and empowerment of foreign workers : gendered advocacy and migrant labour organising in Southeast and East Asia / Nicola Piper Using human rights law to empower migrant domestic workers in the inter-American system / Margaret L. Satterthwaite.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.