Global Cinderellas: Migrant Domestics and Newly Rich Employers in Taiwan
Global Cinderellas: Migrant Domestics and Newly Rich Employers in Taiwan

Global Cinderellas: Migrant Domestics and Newly Rich Employers in Taiwan

by Pei-Chia Lan

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780822337300
Publisher: Duke University Press Books
Publication date: 04/03/2006
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 9.30(w) x 6.20(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Pei-Chia Lan is Associate Professor of Sociology at National Taiwan University.

Table of Contents

List of Figures and Tables ix

Preface xi

A Note on Style xv

Introduction 1

A Bounded Global Market 29

Disdained Aliens, Stratified Others 59

Jealous Madams and Anxious Mothers 94

Crossing Borders and Gender Divides 125

Cinderella with a Mobile Phone 160

Eat, Drink, Masters and Servants 199

Conclusion 237

Appendices 251

Notes 259

References 277

Index 297

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