Ageing, Gender, and Labour Migration (Mobility & Politics) by Aija Lulle,Russell King

By Aija Lulle,Russell King

This publication explores how the genuine stipulations and subjective conceptions of growing older and future health are remodeled while humans circulation from one state to a different. concentrating on ageing woman migrants from Latvia within the united kingdom and different eu international locations, this booklet relies on fifty life-history interviews with girls elderly 40s-60s. Empirical chapters be aware of useful future health in migration, inclusive of entry to the industrial citizenship of labor, source of revenue, pensions, and lodging, and on psychosocial health, and explores Latvian women’s stories of intimate citizenship in migration. additionally, the authors’ learn demanding situations the trope of vulnerability which usually surrounds the framing of older migrants’ lives. The study’s findings supply policy-makers insights into the realities of growing older operating migrants and advocates for a extra inclusive transnational citizenship, higher operating stipulations, and ongoing care preparations for older migrants post-retirement, both overseas or again home.

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