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I want to know the relationship between globalization and care field. Thanks!

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Laura Wang
29 July 2021
I want to know the relationship between globalization and care field. Thanks!

I want to know the relationship between globalization and care field. Thanks!

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Yat Long
28 July 2021

No problem.

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laurawangmf@yahoo.com
28 July 2021

Thanks for your reply.

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Yat Long
28 July 2021

Globalizing is often seen as consisting of several elements of change, that is, economic, political, cultural and technological processes. The globalizing process that is most relevant to care is the increasing migration in the world and its feminization, and how these processes relate to elderly care. In feminist sociology attention has been paid to the way globalizing increases the feminization of migrants. It is especially female migrants from poor countries who increasingly work in the Global North while leaving their children in the sending countries in the care of their families or paid carers. To describe this downside of globalizing, the American sociologist Arlie R. Hochschild has coined the concept of ‘global care chains’, which she defines as ‘a series of personal links between people across the globe based on paid and unpaid work of caring’

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