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Author Brooks, Ann, 1952-
Title Emotions in transmigration : transformation, movement and identity / Ann Brooks and Ruth Simpson.
Published Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
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 Floor3  JV6437 .B77 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 207 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: understanding emotions in transmigration in Southeast Asia, Europe and the United States -- The significance of emotions in contemporary social theorizing -- Gender, emotions and migration in a European context -- Dirty work, identity and emotions: the Polish experience -- The feminization of migration of emotions in transmigration in Southeast Asia -- Agency in the construction of emotions in transmigration in different cultural and work contexts -- 'Unseen America': citizenship and the politics of migration in California -- 'California dreamin'': transformation and identity in the experiences of migrants into the San Francisco Bay area -- Conclusion.
Subject Women immigrants -- Psychology.
Women immigrants -- Social conditions.
Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.
Related Names Simpson, Ruth, 1949-
ISBN 0230280560 (hbk.)
9780230280564 (hbk.)
OCLC number 818322002