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Series: Latin America Otherwise
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397472-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9747-2
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374022-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... changing China, in which the promises of China’s education system, and its labor regimes, are anything but certain. migrant education documentary film ethics representation futurity ...
Published: 18 August 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372660-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7266-0
Series: Politics, History, and Culture
Published: 02 July 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395584-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9558-4
Published: 19 February 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376910-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7691-0
Published: 05 August 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... the state legitimacy crisis Polanyi migrant labor ...
Book Chapter

By Louise Meintjes
Published: 21 July 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7363-6
... migrant labor courting and flirtation sensory immersion praise names ...
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372929-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7292-9
... and non-Muslim alike) in the care and domestic sector, in the context of the state’s retreat from public care provisions, aging populations, and growing participation of western European women in the labor market, it shows that the cheap labor of migrant women has become essential for the reproduction...
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394419
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9441-9
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373636-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7363-6
... migrant laborers caught up in the politics of ethnic nationalism of the late apartheid era and in the stresses of a diminishing labor market. While the ngoma body-voice summarizes this history of work, it is not only about commentary. Sensory immersion in the experience of performing offers...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374527-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7452-7
... on a disposable migrant labor system. Ken Lum Karen Tei Yamashita Vancouver multiculturalism disability ...
Book Chapter

By Attiya Ahmad
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7322-3
... affective labor domestic work households migrant domestic workers ...
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374022-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... for jobs in South Korea but were swindled. In response, the victims took on the local government, instead of the private agent, as their primary target on the ground that government corruption caused the agent’s wrongdoing. the state legitimacy crisis Polanyi migrant labor ...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373209-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... Focusing on the presence of Robinson Crusoe in Carlos Bulosan’s America Is in the Heart (1946), this essay examines how Bulosan’s novel about Filipino migrant labor uses the figure of the island to undercut the unconscious spatial frameworks of US empire. By inverting Defoe’s island tale...
Published: 20 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375647-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7564-7
... and improvise combinations of colonial conquest  with new forms of migrant labor, monopoly with  laissez-faire, and an older-style colonial territorial rule  with new forms of security and governed mobility. Innovations in scope, method, and targets of governance gradually changed British imperial strategy...
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... of Robinson Crusoe in Carlos Bulosan’s America Is in the Heart (1946), this essay examines how Bulosan’s novel about Filipino migrant labor uses the figure of the island to undercut the unconscious spatial frameworks of US empire. By inverting Defoe’s island tale onto a Filipino migrant’s “voyage...
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
...Migrating Identities, Moving Borders Focusing on the presence of Robinson Crusoe in Carlos Bulosan’s America Is in the Heart (1946), this essay examines how Bulosan’s novel about Filipino migrant labor uses the figure of the island to undercut the unconscious spatial frameworks of US...
Published: 05 August 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... in South Korea but were swindled. In response, the victims took on the local government, instead of the private agent, as their primary target on the ground that government corruption caused the agent’s wrongdoing. the state legitimacy crisis Polanyi migrant labor As authors take...
Published: 05 August 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
...Migration and Shifting Identities This essay addresses the extent to which export-oriented factories in the textile and garment industries have a specific mode of mediating migrant workers’ experiences of inequality (in its broadest sense), their moral valuation of their labor...
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374022-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... This essay addresses the extent to which export-oriented factories in the textile and garment industries have a specific mode of mediating migrant workers’ experiences of inequality (in its broadest sense), their moral valuation of their labor, and their desires. All of these elements have been...