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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 95 citing Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy. 

Gender, Development, and Globalization: Economics as If All People Mattered

Lourdes Benería - Business & Economics - 2003 - 212 pages
With Cold War politics lost as the organizing principle behind international politics, development has become the most import policy goal of every international organization ...
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Intimate Citizenship: Private Decisions and Public Dialogues

Ken Plummer - Social Science - 2003 - 187 pages
Solo parenting, in vitro fertilization, surrogate mothers, gay and lesbian families, cloning and the prospect of “designer babies,” Viagra and the morning-after pill, HIV/AIDS ...
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Global Social Policy and Governance

Bob Deacon - Social Science - 2007 - 240 pages
`This primer on the global politics of social policy ... is essential reading for students as well as others seriously interested in improving the human condition. Nuanced and ...
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Hard Labour: The Sociology of Parenthood

Caroline Gatrell - Social Science - 2004 - 250 pages
This innovative book examines changes in family practices and paid work in the 21st century. Focusing on highly qualified mothers who combine childcare with employment, it ...
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Living in the U.S.A.

Alison Raymond Lanier - History - 2005 - 243 pages
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Sex Traffic: Prostitution, Crime and Exploitation

Paola Monzini - Social Science - 2005 - 184 pages
"The trafficking of women and girls for the purpose of prostitution is big business. It is one of the most lucrative industries in the world, particularly given the explosion ...
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Human Traffic and Transnational Crime: Eurasian and American Perspectives

Sally W. Stoecker, Louise I. Shelley - Social Science - 2005 - 161 pages
Human Trafficking is a growing transnational criminal phenomenon-conservative estimates put the total number of persons trafficked globally at two million per year. In Human ...
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Doing Time Together: Love and Family in the Shadow of the Prison

Megan Comfort - Social Science - 2009 - 256 pages
By quadrupling the number of people behind bars in two decades, the United States has become the world leader in incarceration. Much has been written on the men who make up the ...
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