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Female migrants in Kuala Lumpur, 1970, with special emphasis on labour force characteristics

Tan, Swee-Heng


This study examines the characteristics of female in-migrants to the capital, Kuala Lumpur as distinguished from total urbanward female migrants in Peninsular Malaysia. The observed pattern has common features with those of other capital cities in Southeast Asia, for example, Bangkok, Jakarta and Manila. The majority of female migrants may be streamlined into two contrasting types: those young, single and poorly educated with high labour force participation in low status service...[Show more]

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Date published: 1985
Type: Thesis (Masters)
DOI: 10.25911/5d70ee2f0af22


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