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Money Makes Us Relatives: Women's Labor in Urban Turkey
Within the rural immigrant community of Istanbul, Turkey, poor women may spend up to fifty hours a week producing goods for export, yet deny that they actually "work." This ethnographic study seeks to explain why women and men alike devalue women's work and to show how the social and gender ideologies that prompt this denial create a pool of cheap labor for the world ...more
Paperback, 190 pages
Published March 1st 1999 by University of Texas Press
(first published January 1st 1994)
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