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India migration report 2015: gender and migration

Contributor(s): Ranjan, S. Irudaya [Editor].
Publisher: New Delhi Routledge 2016Description: xxiv, 324 p.ISBN: 9781138191297.Subject(s): Economic development - India | India - Emigration and immigrationDDC classification: 304.80954 Summary: India Migration Report 2015 explores migration and its crucial linkages with gender. This volume: • studies important issues such as irregular migration, marriage migration and domestic labour migration, as well as the interconnections of migration, gender and caste; • highlights the relationship between economics and changing gender dynamics brought about by migration; and • documents first-hand experiences of migrants from across India. Part of the prestigious annual series, this work will be useful to scholars and researchers of development studies, economics, migration and diaspora studies, and sociology. It will also interest policy-makers and government institutions working in the area. (http://www.tandf.net/books/details/9781315683232/)
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Table of contents:

1. Gender-based Immigration Visa? On Rationality of a Legislative Innovation
2. Migrant Women at the Discourse-policy nexus: Indian Domestic Workers in Saudi Arabia
3. Stepping into the Man’s Shoes: Emigrant Domestic Workers as Breadwinners and the Gender Norm in Kerala
4. Economic Migration of Women: Challenges and Policy with Reference to Indian Emigration to the Gulf
5. Addressing the Missing Link: Women Domestic Workers Migrating from South Asia to the Gulf
6. Vulnerability of Women in International Marriage Migration
7. International Mobility of Skilled Women: Overview of Trends and Issues
8. Indian International Students: A Gender Perspective
9. Gendered Mobilities: Negotiating Educational strategies in Kerala
10. Reducing Vulnerabilities of 'Women in Migration': Cross-border migration Experience within South Asia
11. Adivasi Women in India’s Migration Story
12. Gender Dimensions of Migration in Urban India
13. Confined to the Margins: Female Migrant Workers in Urban Areas
14. Understanding Female Migration Pattern in India: Exploring the Driving Forces
15. The Missing Men: Sex Ratios and Migration
16. Survival, Struggle and the Promise of a new Future: Living and Working Conditions of Migrant workers in Kerala
17. Health Seeking Behavior among the Interstate Migrant Labourers
18. From Kerala to Kerala via the Gulf: Emigration Experiences of Return Emigrants
19. Transnational Flows: Extent, Patterns and Implications for Gujarat
20. Wage Differentials between Indian Migrant workers in the Gulf and Non-migrant workers in India
21. The Disposable People: Irregular and Undocumented Migrants

India Migration Report 2015 explores migration and its crucial linkages with gender. This volume:
• studies important issues such as irregular migration, marriage migration and domestic labour migration, as well as the interconnections of migration, gender and caste;
• highlights the relationship between economics and changing gender dynamics brought about by migration; and
• documents first-hand experiences of migrants from across India.
Part of the prestigious annual series, this work will be useful to scholars and researchers of development studies, economics, migration and diaspora studies, and sociology. It will also interest policy-makers and government institutions working in the area.

(http://www.tandf.net/books/details/9781315683232/)

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