Privileged Migration: Danes and their domestic workers in India

Sanna Schliewe

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Abstract

The number of high skilled people moving between countries to work on temporary contracts is increasing. However, we know little about the phenomenological experiences and psychological dynamics of temporary privileged migration. Based on extensive fieldwork and a longitudinal interview study, this thesis explores how privileged migration is experienced and negotiated in everyday encounters between expatriates and local domestic workers in India.
Translated title of the contributionPrivilegeret migration: danskere og deres hushjælpere i Indien
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationAalborg
PublisherAalborg Universitetsforlag
Number of pages162
ISBN (Electronic)978-87-7210-401-0
Publication statusPublished - 17 Jun 2019
SeriesAalborg Universitet. Det Humanistiske Fakultet. Ph.D.-Serien
ISSN2246-123X

Bibliographical note

PhD supervisor: Professor. Brady Wagoner, Aalborg University
Assistant PhD supervisor: Professor. Jaan Valsiner, Aalborg University

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