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Scripts of Servitude : Language, Labor Migration and Transnational Domestic Work (Paperback) (Beatriz P.

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This book examines how language is a central resource in transforming migrant women into transnational domestic workers. Focusing on the migration of women from the Philippines to Singapore, it unpacks why and how language is embedded in the infrastructure of transnational labor migration that links migrant-sending and migrant-receiving countries.
Number of Pages: 176
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines
Series Title: Critical Language and Literacy Studies
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Multilingual Matters Ltd
Author: Beatriz P. Lorente
Language: English
Street Date: October 31, 2017
TCIN: 53183977
UPC: 9781783098989
Item Number (DPCI): 248-56-0683
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