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Seminar Series - Transnational Families Caring and Learning Through ICTs

Date: 5 June 2013 Time: 12.30 - 2.00 p.m.

Venue: B.89 County South

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Recent publication: 'Deskilling Migrant Women in the Global Care Industry' by Dr Sondra Cuban







Dr Sondra Cuban

Senior Lecturer

Department of Educational Research

'Transnational Families Caring and Learning Through ICTs'

This paper focuses on findings from an Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) study concerning the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) among 30 migrant workers and their learning and caring for their away-families. I will discuss these transnational dynamics across geographic borders between family (both old and young) who are often referred to as, 'the left-behinds' and their meanings.

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