Book reviews Book reviews Migration and Care Labour: Theory, Policy and Politics Edited by Anderson Bridget and Shutes Isabel Palgrave Macmillan Basinkstoke ISBN 978-1-137-31969-2, Paperback Restructuring Welfare Governance: Marketization, Managerialism and Welfare State Professionalism Edited by Klenk Tanja and Pavolini Emmanuele Edward Elgar Publishing Cheltenham ISBN 978-1-78347-576-6, Paperback Keywords Welfare, Care, Society Review DOI 10.1108/EDI-10-2017-0215 The ongoing economization of the whole of societal life has spread across different fields of society. In this review, I will discuss two books that explore the impact of marketization on the provision of care and welfare. The first book, Migration and Care Labour: Theory, Policy and Politics, edited by Bridget Anderson and Isabel Shutes, emphasizes the transnational dimension and the global context of migrant care labor and asks how it manifests itself in different countries. The contributions in this volume trace back to a conference entitled “Making Connections: Migration, Gender and Care Labour in Transnational Context,” which was held in 2011 at the University of Oxford. The first part of the book offers theoretical approaches for analyzing migration and care labor. In the second part, empirical case studies drawing on different country-contexts are discussed, and the third part focuses on forms of political
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: An International Journal – Emerald Publishing
Published: May 21, 2018
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly
Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.
Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.
Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Hi guys, I cannot tell you how much I love this resource. Incredible. I really believe you've hit the nail on the head with this site in regards to solving the research-purchase issue.”Daniel C.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud
“I must say, @deepdyve is a fabulous solution to the independent researcher's problem of #access to #information.”@deepthiw
“My last article couldn't be possible without the platform @deepdyve that makes journal papers cheaper.”@JoseServera