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Global marriage : cross-border marriage migration in global context / Lucy Williams

By: Williams, Lucy.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Migration, minorities, and citizenship: Publisher: New York : Palgrave MacMillan, 2010Description: viii, 264 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780230218079.Subject(s): Matrimoni | Divorci | Emigració i immigracióMateria (POPIN): PAREJA | RELACIONES INTERÉTNICAS | RELIGIÓN | POLÍTICA SOCIAL | MATRIMONIO | SOCIOLOGÍA | NUPCIALIDAD | POLÍTICA DE PLANIFICACIÓN FAMILIAR | INMIGRACIÓN | DIVORCIOMatèria (POPIN): PARELLA | RELACIONS INTERÈTNIQUES | RELIGIÓ | POLÍTICA SOCIAL | MATRIMONI | SOCIOLOGIA | NUPCIALITAT | POLÍTICA DE PLANIFICACIÓ FAMILIAR | IMMIGRACIÓ | DIVORCISubject (POPIN): COUPLE | INTERTHNIC RELATIONSHIPS | RELIGION | SOCIAL POLICY | MARRIAGE | SOCIOLOGY | NUPTIALITY | FAMILY PLANNING POLICY | IMMIGRATION | DIVORCECDU: 314.5
Contents:
Introducing Cross-Border Marriage Migration. -- Gendering Migration. -- An Agency Approach to Understanding Marriage Migration. -- An Overview of Global Cross-Border Marriage Migration. -- Power, Stigma and Violence in Migration and Cross-border Marriage. -- Transnational Marriage within South Asian Communities. -- Cross-border Marriages within East Asia. -- Marriage within Refugee Communities. -- Migration Regimes and Policy Implications. -- Migrant Life/ Married Life. -- Conclusions and a Proposed Research Agenda. -- Bibliography.
Summary: The popular imagination of marriage migration has been influenced by stories of marriage of convenience, of forced marriage, trafficking and of so-called mail-order brides. This book presents a uniquely global view of an expanding field that challenges these and other stereotypes of cross-border marriage.
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Introducing Cross-Border Marriage Migration. -- Gendering Migration. -- An Agency Approach to Understanding Marriage Migration. -- An Overview of Global Cross-Border Marriage Migration. -- Power, Stigma and Violence in Migration and Cross-border Marriage. -- Transnational Marriage within South Asian Communities. -- Cross-border Marriages within East Asia. -- Marriage within Refugee Communities. -- Migration Regimes and Policy Implications. -- Migrant Life/ Married Life. -- Conclusions and a Proposed Research Agenda. -- Bibliography.

The popular imagination of marriage migration has been influenced by stories of marriage of convenience, of forced marriage, trafficking and of so-called mail-order brides. This book presents a uniquely global view of an expanding field that challenges these and other stereotypes of cross-border marriage.

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