Gender Migration

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April 23 – Gendered Migration
Immigrant Integration: gender migration of family (who migrates, what country, what country recognize the immigrants who is coming), economy * If you are documented, you don’t have to go to * Advantages are based on the foreign credentials * Where you move to America, location, you can get public transition and a lot more various facilities * If you know the language, easier to find a job – if not, than there are ESL classes offer
Decision making: * Family * Who do you know? * Where to move? * At what age? For college? After marriage? When have kids?
When come to America: Gender, norms, society and tradition changes. * Shifting power: maybe you (female) was not allowed to work in your country and now you are working * Labor participation – certain occupation are divided based on gender as suppose IT are males and NURSE are more female * For some immigrants, working conditions are terrible, long hour, unclean cite, less pay and heavier work; because if you hire certain people for certain job then after time you kow what people are right for what job * New reorganization
Barriers to work * People who come with degree of MBBS end up being labor worker because it is hard for them to practice * They are being deskilled, hard for them to show their skill set * On contrary, when people are leaving their country to come to US to make fortune, but their native country is losing some great skilled and intelligence people
* State policies for immigrants * -------------------------------------------------
What kind of jobs are available for them

POWER POINT – FROM CLASS * Definition: Movement of individual & families that is shaped by gender, resulting in to * Gender relations in the immigrant household sre renegotiated in the new society *…...

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