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Review: Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy

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A very interesting look at migration trends: what prompts women from developing countries to work abroad, what their experience is here, working as nannies, maids, and sex workers, and sociological ... Read full review

Review: Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy

User Review  - Hazel - Goodreads

A very interesting look at migration trends: what prompts women from developing countries to work abroad, what their experience is here, working as nannies, maids, and sex workers, and sociological ... Read full review

Review: Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy

User Review  - Jade - Goodreads

From my perspective, the purpose of a collection of essays on any subect is that each essay enlightens a particular side of an issue, until when you're done reading the book you get a global picture ... Read full review

Review: Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy

User Review  - Tami - Goodreads

Really informative. I really like some of the chapters that focused on The Philippines and on Taiwan. This is mostly from a social science slant, but it wasn't boring and bogged down with too many statistics. There were astute cultural insights in some of these chapters. I learned a lot. Read full review

Review: Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy

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Much of the writing in this book is "academic" meaning dry and inaccessible. How that furthers the cause of women, I'm not sure, but jargon does have its place I suppose. I have enjoyed Ehrenreich's ... Read full review

Review: Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy

User Review  - Kent Winward - Goodreads

Much of the writing in this book is "academic" meaning dry and inaccessible. How that furthers the cause of women, I'm not sure, but jargon does have its place I suppose. I have enjoyed Ehrenreich's ... Read full review

Review: Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy

User Review  - Liz - Goodreads

This is a collection of essays, which generally means you're getting a mixed bag. I didn't go in expecting the most super radical thing ever but I was hoping for a bit more. I guess what I found most ... Read full review

Review: Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy

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This book was very interesting and eye opening. It opened the domestic doors sort of speak. However, given it's subject this collection of essays lacked emotion and a sense of personalization. While ... Read full review

Review: Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy

User Review  - Lindsay Padgett - Goodreads

This book was very interesting and eye opening. It opened the domestic doors sort of speak. However, given it's subject this collection of essays lacked emotion and a sense of personalization. While ... Read full review

Review: Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy

User Review  - Alisha Hanson-Glatzel - Goodreads

Such an easy book to read, the format is stories and articles taking you all over the globe. Nannies, Maids & Sex Workers - wow...you won't look at the next cleaning lady you meet the same. Read full review

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