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Tea and Solidarity: Tamil Women and Work in Postwar Sri Lanka.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Agrarian Change. Oct2022, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p886-889. 4p.

Abstract: In the second chapter, she observes that the language the workers use and the plantation landscape they imagine evidence aspirations that surpass the colonial structures attempting to continually reproduce them only as workers. This post-structural/pos...

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The Temporal Borders of Transnational Belonging: Aging Migrant Domestic Workers in Singapore.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Behavioral Scientist. Dec2022, Vol. 66 Issue 14, p1912-1927. 16p.

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Abstract: Amidst public debate about the need for migrant domestic workers to assist with eldercare in Asia, we hear little about the futures of the workers themselves. This paper focuses on low-wage migrant domestic workers of different nationalities who have s...

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Heterogeneous Firms in International Markets and Gender Inequalities: New Evidence from Vietnam.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Feminist Economics. Oct2022, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p1-28. 28p. 5 Charts, 1 Graph.

Abstract: Recent contributions in international economics have highlighted structural differences between firms actively participating in global markets and firms mostly operating in the domestic economy. Using firm-level data from Vietnam, this study found that...

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Socioeconomic wellbeing of women domestic workers in Pune: an exploratory study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Social Economics. 2022, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p1105-1118. 14p.

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Abstract: Purpose: Household chores are one of the most essential aspects of each individual's daily routine. The author has observed people from middle and upper socioeconomic backgrounds, outsourcing women domestic workers to perform these household tasks. Eve...

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Cromwell in America.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): History Today. Sep2022, Vol. 72 Issue 9, p22-24. 3p.

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Abstract: The focuses on vision of its past Oliver Cromwell became both angel and demon and hundreds of Scottish labour replenishing indentured servants he sent to the colonies after their capture at Dunbar and Worcester. It mentions Congregationalists might hav...

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'What is exploitation and workplace abuse?' A classification schema to understand exploitative workplace behaviour towards migrant workers.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): New Political Economy. Aug2022, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p629-645. 17p.

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Abstract: Migrant workers and domestic workers more broadly, suffer multiple forms of exploitation but the interaction of these forms lacks theorisation. The scholarship on exploitation includes modern slavery studies, Marxism and aligned accounts of unfreedom t...

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Migrant domestic workers' character strengths and the role of work‐related factors: A strengths‐based perspective.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Psychology. Aug2022, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p501-510. 10p. 2 Diagrams, 3 Charts.

Abstract: Most studies on migrant domestic workers (MDW) focus on their problems and vulnerabilities, whereas not much is known about their positive attributes and character strengths. Hence, this study intends to deviate from the usual deficit‐based view of MDW...

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Domestic workers, class-hegemony, and the Indian state: a sociological perspective on ideology.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): South Asian History & Culture. Oct2022, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p528-545. 18p.

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Abstract: Using class as the key analytical category, I examine domestic workers' struggle for legal recognition as workers in India since national independence. Drawing from a review of Indian parliamentary debates and discussions on the issue, I explore how th...

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Eliminating deprivation and breaking through dependence: A mechanism to help poor households achieve sustainable livelihoods by targeted poverty alleviation strategy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Growth & Change. Sep2022, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p1436-1456. 21p.

Abstract: Deprivation and dependence are the main signs of poverty, and elimination of both constitutes a major means of poverty alleviation. The foremost goal of China's targeted poverty alleviation strategy (TPAS) and the sustainable livelihood analysis framew...

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