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Arlie Russell Hochschild

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780520272279

Published to California Scholarship Online: September 2016

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520272279.001.0001

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Two-Way Global Traffic in Care

Two-Way Global Traffic in Care

(p.135) Ten Two-Way Global Traffic in Care
So How's the Family?

Arlie Russell Hochschild

University of California Press

In one kind of “lane,” service workers from the global south (for example, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Mexico) travel to clients in the global north (for example, the United States, Canada, Hong Kong). In a second “lane,” clients of the global north (for example, medical tourists and retirees) fly to service workers who remain in the global south.

Keywords:   care workers, global south, global north, retirees, medical tourists, surrogate mothers, nannies, eldercare workers

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