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  1. Domestic Workers in the Middle East

    Status Enhancement and Degradation in Arab Households

    By Ray Jureidini

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Society

    Millions of women from poor countries migrate to the Middle East to undertake domestic work in order to support their families at home. This book examines the slavery-like conditions of these female migrant domestic workers, with specific reference to the Kafala system of sponsorship....

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Sri Lanka’s Global Factory Workers

    (Un) Disciplined Desires....

    By Sandya Hewamanne

    Series: Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

    This book is concerned with Sri Lanka’s global factory workers based in the Free Trade Zone (FTZ). These FTZs employ thousands of unmarried rural women, and their migration has aroused deep anxieties over female morality and ideal conduct. The book analyses social class and intersections of gender...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Food Security, Gender and Resilience

    Improving Smallholder and Subsistence Farming

    Edited by Leigh Brownhill, Esther Njuguna, Kimberly L. Bothi, Lutta Muhammad, Gordon M. Hickey

    Series: Earthscan Food and Agriculture

    Through the integration of gender analysis into resilience thinking, this book shares field-based research insights from a collaborative, integrated project aimed at improving food security in subsistence and smallholder agricultural systems. The scope of the book is both local and...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Psychoanalytic Perspectives on the Maternal

    Matricide and maternal subjectivity

    Edited by Christina Moutsou

    To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  5. The Linguistic Anthropologies of Asian LGBT Communities

    By Dimitrios Michael Hadzantonis

    This book compares the language uses and linguistic repertoires of groups qualified by their sexuality as deviants, and commonly designated to be LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Transvestite, Transsexual) groups in their respective communities in Asia, particularly in the following...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

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