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An archipelago of care [electronic resource] : Filipino migrants and global networks

An archipelago of care [electronic resource] : Filipino migrants and global networks

Material type
E-Book(소장)
Personal Author
McKay, Deirdre, 1967-.
Title Statement
An archipelago of care [electronic resource] : Filipino migrants and global networks / Deirdre McKay.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Bloomington :   Indiana University Press,   c2016.  
Physical Medium
1 online resource (xii, 183 p.).
Series Statement
Global research studies
ISBN
9780253024985 (electronic bk.) 0253024986 (electronic bk.) 9780253024671 (cloth : alk. paper)
요약
"Focusing on the experience of Filipino caregivers in London, some of whom are living and working illegally in their host country, Deirdre McKay considers what migrant workers must do to navigate their way in a global marketplace. She draws on interviews and participant observations, her own long-term fieldwork in communities in the Philippines, and digital ethnography to present an intricate consideration of how these caregivers create stability in potentially precarious living situations. McKay argues that these workers gain resilience from the bonding networks they construct for themselves through social media, faith groups, and community centers. These networks generate an elaborate "archipelago of care" through which migrants create their sense of self"--
General Note
Title from e-Book title page.  
Content Notes
In London -- At church -- On Facebook -- In the community center -- At our house -- Back home -- In transit.
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
이용가능한 다른형태자료
Issued also as a book.  
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Foreign workers, Filipino --Social networks --England --London. Kankanay (Philippine people) --Social networks --England --London. Household employees --Social networks --England --London. Service industries workers --Social networks --England --London.
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Contents information

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments	p. vii
Note on Transliteration	p. ix
Introduction: An Archipelago of Care	p. 1
1	In London	p. 15
2	At Church	p. 35
3	On Facebook	p. 51
4	In the Community Center	p. 70
5	At Our House	p. 96
6	Back Home	p. 117
7	In Transit	p. 136
Conclusion: Care''s Archipelago	p. 161
Bibliography	p. 173
Index	p. 179

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