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Author White, Jenny B. (Jenny Barbara), 1953-

Title Money makes us relatives : women's labor in urban Turkey / Jenny B. White
Edition Second edition
Published New York : Routledge, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (176 pages) : illustrations
Contents Women and the global workforce -- The Turkish case -- Bridge between Europe and Asia -- Marriage : the house of the world -- The patriarch -- Mothers and sons -- The social web -- Money makes us relatives -- The life cycle of an atelier : Yenikent -- Kinship and production
Summary Money Makes Us Relatives shows how women's work in Turkey is viewed as a poorly-paid extension of domestic family labor, opening up key debates about women's roles in late global capitalism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-172) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Home labor -- Turkey -- Istanbul.
Households -- Turkey -- Istanbul.
Piecework -- Turkey -- Istanbul.
Rural-urban migration -- Turkey -- Istanbul.
Women -- Employment -- Turkey -- Istanbul.
Women -- Turkey -- Istanbul -- Social conditions.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003027723
ISBN 0203240421 (electronic bk.)
9780203240427 (electronic bk.)
(hardback ; alk. paper)