Title Domestic workers of the world unite! : a global movement for dignity and human rights / Jennifer N. Fish.
Imprint New York : New York University Press, [2017]©2017
Author Fish, Jennifer Natalie. author.
Date 01-01-2017
Physical description xiii, 291 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Item 331.881164 FIS (Copy 1) MAIN-MONO 311292 INLIBRARY
Major subject Domestic servants
Trade unions
International agencies and associations
Human rights
Minor subject History
Overseas item
LCSH Household employees -- Labor unions -- International cooperation.
Household employees -- Civil rights.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781479877935
Contents "Look deep in your hearts": making a global domestic workers' movement -- "Dignity overdue": tracing a movement -- Getting "on the map": global policy as an activist stage -- "First to work; last to sleep": central policy debates -- "My mother was a kitchen girl": mobilizing strategies among domestic workers -- "Put yourself in her shoes": NGO, union, and feminist allies -- "A little bit of liberation": moving beyond rights.
LCN 1193066
Item ID 311292
Database Library Catalogue