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Disposable domestics

Grace Chang

Disposable domestics

immigrant women workers in the global economy

by Grace Chang

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian Foreign workers,
  • Latin American Foreign workers,
  • Women foreign workers,
  • Women household employees

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGrace Chang ; forewords by Ai-Jen Poo and Mimi Abramovitz ; afterword by Alicia Garza
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6095 .C48 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 234 pages
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27212423M
    ISBN 101608465284
    ISBN 109781608465286
    OCLC/WorldCa908071975

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