Crushed hopes : underemployment and deskilling among skilled migrant women /
By: Cuban, Sondra
Contributor(s): Cardu, H l ne | Mollard, Blandine | Umar, Sanober | Marin de Avellan, Luisa EPublisher: Geneva, Switzerland International Organization for Migration 2012Description: 178 pSubject(s): Immigrant Women Employment | Immigrant Women Economic Conditions | Women Immigrants Employment | Women Immigrants Social ConditionsOnline Resources: Electronic copy
Includes bibliographical references
"Through a broad review of literature on the gender dimension of deskilling and case studies from Quebec, Geneva and the United Kingdom, this publication intends to illustrate the professional setbacks that can derive from migration for qualified women and the far-reaching impact such losses may have on their well-being, sense of identity and family relationships."