Bonifacio, Glenda Tibe

Migrant Domestic Workers and Family Life

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: Domestic and Care Work of Migrant Women and the Right to Family Life

1. Introduction: Domestic and Care Work of Migrant Women and the Right to Family Life
Maria Kontos, Glenda Tibe Bonifacio

Part I. Framing Legalities, Employment, and Family Rights

2. Transnational Domestic Work and Right to Family Life in International and European Law
Dorothee Frings

3. Au Pair Arrangement in Norway and Transnational Organization of Care
Mariya Bikova

4. License to Care? Migrant Domestic Workers in Spanish Employment and Family Policy
Elin Peterson

5. Invisibility, Exploitation, and Paternalism: Migrant Latina Domestic Workers and Rights to Family Life in Barcelona, Spain
Gabriela Poblet Denti

Part II. Public Discourse, Family Separation, and Reunification

6. Growing Up With Migration: Shifting Roles and Responsibilities of Transnational Families of Ukrainian Care Workers in Italy
Olena Fedyuk

7. Family Rights in a Migratory Context: Whose Family Comes First?
Magdalena Díaz Gorfinkiel

8. Live-in Caregivers in Canada: Servitude for Promissory Citizenship and Family Rights
Glenda Tibe Bonifacio

Part III. Remote Mothering, Survival Strategies, and Mobilization

9. Reinventing Intimacy and Identity: Filipina Domestic Workers’ Strategies for Coping with Family Separation in Dubai
Julia Lausch

10. Renegotiating Family and Work Arrangements while Caring Abroad: Paraguayan and Peruvian Women in Argentina
Aranzazu Recalde

11. In the Grips of Work/Family Imbalance: Local and Migrant Domestic Workers in Slovenia
Majda Hrženjak, Mojca Pajnik

12. The Transnational Family as a Resource for Political Mobilization
Valerie Francisco

Part IV. The Metaphor of “Family Member”

13. Struggling to Make Time for Family: Work and Family Life of Korean-Chinese Institutional Care Workers in South Korea
Seong-gee Um

14. Being a Member of the Family? Meanings and Implications in Paid Migrant Domestic and Care Work in Madrid
Simone Tappert, Marianne Dobner

15. “Weekend-Families” of Migrant Domestic Workers in Lebanon
Amrita Pande

16. Right to Family Life and Reciprocity of Care: Prospects for Care of Aging Migrant Carers
Maria Kontos

17. Epilogue: The Meaning of Rights to Family Life
Glenda Tibe Bonifacio, Maria Kontos

Keywords: Social Sciences, Migration, Human Rights, Sociology of Familiy, Youth and Aging, Civil Law, Organizational Studies, Economic Sociology

Publication year
Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship Series
Page amount
352 pages
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