Limit search to available items
Book Cover
E-book
Author Santos, Maria Deanna P.

Title Human rights and migrant domestic work : a comparative analysis of the socio-legal status of Filipina migrant domestic workers in Canada and Hong Kong / by Maria Deanna P. Santos
Published Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2005
Online access available from:
ProQuest Ebook Central Subscription Collection    View Resource Record  
EBSCO eBook Academic Collection    View Resource Record  

Copies

Description 1 online resource (xx, 243 pages)
Series The Raoul Wallenberg Institute human rights library ; v. 24
Raoul Wallenberg Institute human rights library ; v. 24
Contents ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; ABSTRACT; LIST OF TABLES; LIST OF ACRONYMS; PROLOGUE; CHAPTER 1. INTRODUCTION AND CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK; CHAPTER 2. THE THEORETICAL FOUNDATIONS RELATING TO THE SITUATION OF FILIPINA MDWS; CHAPTER 3. INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS NORMS AND MIGRANT DOMESTIC WORKERS; CHAPTER 4. "GOOD ENOUGH TO WORK, GOOD ENOUGH TO STAY"? CANADA'S LIVE-INCAREGIVER PROGRAM AND ITSQUESTIONABLE FEATURES; CHAPTER 5. SOME ARE LESS EQUAL THAN OTHERS: THE SOCIO-LEGAL STATUS OF FILIPINA MIGRANT DOMESTIC WORKERS IN HONG KONG
CHAPTER 6. A COMPARATIVE SURVEY OF THE SITUATION OF FILIPINA MIGRANT DOMESTIC WORKERS IN CANADA AND HONG KONGCHAPTER 7. EXPLAINING THE INTERNATIONAL AND DOMESTIC ILL-TREATMENT OF FILIPINA MIGRANT DOMESTIC WORKERS: A TWAIL ANALYSIS; CHAPTER 8. THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF MIGRANT DOMESTIC WORKERS: QUO VADIS?; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX; ANNEXES
Summary On a general level, this research project concerns ways in which the domestic and international laws relating to the situation of migrant domestic workers (MDWs) are shaped by broader socio-political and economic factors
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-212) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Foreign workers, Filipino -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada.
Foreign workers, Filipino -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- China -- Hong Kong.
Foreign workers, Filipino -- Social conditions.
Household employees -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada.
Household employees -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- China -- Hong Kong.
Human rights -- Canada.
Human rights -- China -- Hong Kong.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005051059
ISBN 1429453621 (electronic bk.)
1433707640 (electronic bk.)
9004145273 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9781429453622 (electronic bk.)
9781433707643 (electronic bk.)
9789004145276 (hardback ; alk. paper)
(hardback ; alk. paper)