Publication - Romina Seminario: «A life-course perspective of South American women's experiences as care workers in Switzerland»

Women's Studies International Forum, Volume 71, November–December 2018, Pages 68-75

Highlights

  • The article compares upward and downward social mobility of immigrant women in the care sector.
  • It also investigates how some immigrant women achieve skilled care jobs while others remain in precarious jobs in the care sector.
  • Three explanatory factors were found: couple’s negotiations, social network composition and professional aspirations.

 

Publikationsdatum:

29. November 2018

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Université de Lausanne(Schweiz)