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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
Publisher: Multilingual Matters Ltd
Author: Beatriz P. Lorente
Street Date: October 31, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-56-0683
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