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Sink or Swim in Marriage Relationships: Indonesian Female Migrant Workers in Hong Kong

Nisa, Eva


Women who migrate overseas to work as domestic helpers have encountered many problems. Studies have shown that the most common problems are related to dubious sponsors and agencies, workloads, and improper payment. However, only a limited amount of information is available that describes the personal problems experienced by these women. Based upon field research conducted in Hong Kong and Indonesia, this paper aims to describe the marital lives of Indonesian migrant workers who reside in Hong...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2013
Type: Book chapter
Book Title: Dynamics of Marriage Migration in Asia


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