Contribution to Book
Lentils There, Lentils Here! Sri Lankan Domestic Labour in the Middle EastAsian Women as Transnational Domestic Workers (2005)
Chapter 3. The paper traces the history of transnational migration, and gives the current status of transnational domestic workers with a discussion of the whole migration process. It also covers the support and assistance given by the state to migrants both at home and abroad. Gender inequalities of migrants, and the voice to ban female migration is also discussed. The essay concludes with suggestions for future policy developments.
- International migration,
- Transnational migration
PublisherMarshall Cavendish Academic
Citation InformationMichele Ruth Gamburd. "Lentils There, Lentils Here! Sri Lankan Domestic Labour in the Middle East" SingaporeAsian Women as Transnational Domestic Workers (2005)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/michele_gamburd/39/