The Resource Sacrificing families : navigating laws, labor, and love across borders, Leisy J. Abrego

Sacrificing families : navigating laws, labor, and love across borders, Leisy J. Abrego

Label
Sacrificing families : navigating laws, labor, and love across borders
Title
Sacrificing families
Title remainder
navigating laws, labor, and love across borders
Statement of responsibility
Leisy J. Abrego
Title variation
Navigating laws, labor, and love across borders
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Widening global inequalities make it difficult for parents in developing nations to provide for their children, and both mothers and fathers often find that migration in search of higher wages is their only hope. Their dreams are straightforward: with more money, they can improve their children's lives. But the reality of their experiences is often harsh, and structural barriers-particularly those rooted in immigration policies and gender inequities-prevent many from reaching their economic goals. Sacrificing Families offers a first-hand look at Salvadoran transnational .
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 305.868
  • 305.8687284073
Index
index present
LC call number
E184 .S15
LC item number
A27 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Sacrificing families : navigating laws, labor, and love across borders, Leisy J. Abrego
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-242) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Salvadoran transnational families -- Why parents migrate -- Journeys and initial settlement -- The structure of trauma through separation -- Gendered opportunities, expectations, and well-being -- How children fare -- The consequences of long-term separation -- ¿Valió la pena? : is family separation worth it?
Control code
ocn869641914
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 250 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804790574
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30283772
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)869641914
  • pebcs0804790574

Library Locations

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