Women in motion : globalization, state policies, and labor migration in Asia / Nana Oishi.
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2005.
xviii, 238 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : women in global migration Economic development and immigration policies : the role of the state and society in destination countries Value-driven emigration policies : the role of the state in countries of origin Why gendered policies? The state, society, and symbolic gender politics The road from home : women's autonomy, migration, and the trapping mechanism Social legitimacy : the nexus of globalization and women's migration Conclusion : toward global governance of migration Epilogue : migration and women's empowerment.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -233) and index.
KM564.W64 O57 2005
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