The Resource When women come first : gender and class in transnational migration, Sheba Mariam George, (electronic resource)

When women come first : gender and class in transnational migration, Sheba Mariam George, (electronic resource)

Label
When women come first : gender and class in transnational migration
Title
When women come first
Title remainder
gender and class in transnational migration
Statement of responsibility
Sheba Mariam George
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
With a subtle yet penetrating understanding of the intricate interplay of gender, race, and class, Sheba George examines an unusual immigration pattern to analyze what happens when women who migrate before men become the breadwinners in the family. Focusing on a group of female nurses who moved from India to the United States before their husbands, she shows that this story of economic mobility and professional achievement conceals underlying conditions of upheaval not only in the families and immigrant community but also in the sending community in India. This richly textured and impeccably r
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
George, Sheba Mariam
Dewey number
  • 305.48/891411073
  • 305.488
  • 305.48891411073
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
E184.E2
LC item number
G46 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women, East Indian
  • Women immigrants
  • Women, East Indian
  • Women foreign workers
  • Nurses
  • East Indians
  • Sex role
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Transnationalism
Label
When women come first : gender and class in transnational migration, Sheba Mariam George, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Introduction -- Women as primary immigrants and breadwinners -- Work -- Home -- Community -- Transnational connections -- Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (280 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781598755480
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000030781
  • (EBL)231932
  • (OCoLC)475938433
  • (SSID)ssj0000271130
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11954671
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000271130
  • (PQKBWorkID)10281394
  • (PQKB)10318193
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC231932
  • (OCoLC)60311983
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse30786
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000030781
Label
When women come first : gender and class in transnational migration, Sheba Mariam George, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Introduction -- Women as primary immigrants and breadwinners -- Work -- Home -- Community -- Transnational connections -- Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (280 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781598755480
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000030781
  • (EBL)231932
  • (OCoLC)475938433
  • (SSID)ssj0000271130
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11954671
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000271130
  • (PQKBWorkID)10281394
  • (PQKB)10318193
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC231932
  • (OCoLC)60311983
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse30786
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000030781

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