Gendered Journeys: Women, Migration and Feminist Psychology

  • Oliva M. Espín
  • Andrea L. Dottolo

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Introduction

    1. Oliva M. Espín, Andrea L. Dottolo
      Pages 1-22
  3. Place, Race, Memory and Migration

  4. Work, Social Class and ‘Traditional’ Gender Roles

  5. Violence, Resistance and Resilience

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 143-149
    2. Pratyusha Tummala-Narra, Anmol Satiani, Neha Patel
      Pages 167-189
    3. Danielle Quintero, Alison Cerezo, Alejandro Morales, Stephanie Rothman
      Pages 190-205
    4. Josephine V. Serrata, R. Lillianne Macias, Alvina Rosales, Rebecca Rodriguez, Julia L. Perilla
      Pages 206-223
  6. Intergenerational Impact of Migration

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 225-232
    2. Andrea L. Dottolo, Carol Dottolo
      Pages 281-301
    3. Oliva M. Espín, Andrea L. Dottolo
      Pages 302-308
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 309-314

About this book


This book brings a psychological perspective to the often overlooked and understudied topic of women's experiences of migration, covering topics such as memory, place, language, race, social class, work, violence, motherhood, and intergenerational impact of migration.


Migration gender feminist psychology women psychology of women gender studies sociology human geography identity Asylum migration psychology resilience

Editors and affiliations

  • Oliva M. Espín
    • 1
  • Andrea L. Dottolo
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.San Diego State UniversityUSA
  2. 2.Rhode Island CollegeUSA
  3. 3.Women’s Studies Research CenterBrandeis UniversityUSA

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