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© 2013

Gender, Migration and Domestic Work

Masculinities, Male Labour and Fathering in the UK and USA

Book

Part of the Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship Series book series (MDC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Majella Kilkey, Diane Perrons, Ania Plomien, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, Hernan Ramirez
    Pages 1-19
  3. Majella Kilkey, Diane Perrons, Ania Plomien, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, Hernan Ramirez
    Pages 20-34
  4. Majella Kilkey, Diane Perrons, Ania Plomien, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, Hernan Ramirez
    Pages 35-64
  5. Majella Kilkey, Diane Perrons, Ania Plomien, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, Hernan Ramirez
    Pages 65-93
  6. Majella Kilkey, Diane Perrons, Ania Plomien, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, Hernan Ramirez
    Pages 94-121
  7. Hernan Ramirez, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo
    Pages 122-148
  8. Majella Kilkey, Diane Perrons, Ania Plomien, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, Hernan Ramirez
    Pages 149-177
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 178-205

About this book

Introduction

Based on studies conducted in the UK and USA, this book investigates the experiences of suppliers and consumers of masculinized domestic services, exploring issues such as increasing inequality, migration, the rise of commoditized domestic services, contemporary masculinities and the gendering of paid work.

Keywords

gender globalization identity migrants migration Nation service

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of SheffieldUK
  2. 2.London School of Economics and Political ScienceUK
  3. 3.University of Southern CaliforniaUSA
  4. 4.Florida State UniversityUSA

About the authors

MAJELLA KILKEY is Senior Lecturer in Social Policy at the University of Sheffield, UK. She is author of Lone Mothers Between Paid Work and Care.
DIANE PERRONS is Professor of Economic Geography and Gender Studies at the London School of Economics, UK. She is author of Globalization and Social Change: People and Places in a Divided World.
ANIA PLOMIEN is Lecturer in Gender and Social Science at the Gender Institute, London School of Economics, UK.

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