Gender, Migration and Domestic Work

Masculinities, Male Labour and Fathering in the UK and USA

  • Majella Kilkey
  • Diane Perrons
  • Ania Plomien
  • Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo
  • Hernan Ramirez

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

  • Majella Kilkey
    • 1
  • Diane Perrons
    • 2
  • Ania Plomien
    • 2
  • Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo
    • 3
  • Hernan Ramirez
    • 4
  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

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137303936
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-33408-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-30393-6
  • About this book