Migrant Care Workers: Searching for New Horizons

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In this beautifully-argued book, Karen Cristensen and Ingrid Guldvik provide a comparatively-based insight to the historical context for public care work and show how migration policies, general welfare and long-term care policies (including the cash-for-care schemes) as well as cultural differences in values in the UK and Norway set the context for how migrant care workers can realise their individual life projects. Through viewing migrants as individuals who actively construct their lives within the options and conditions ...

Migrant Care Workers: Searching for New Horizons 2014, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781472415462

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