Migration experiences of Turkish women: notes from a researcher's diary.

@article{Kadolu1997MigrationEO,
  title={Migration experiences of Turkish women: notes from a researcher's diary.},
  author={Ateş Kadıoğlu},
  journal={International migration},
  year={1997},
  volume={35 4},
  pages={
          537-57
        }
}
This article presents six case studies of the experiences of Turkish women whose husbands were labor migrants. The article opens with an overview of labor emigration from Turkey to developed countries in Europe starting in the early 1960s and continues with a review of the literature that considers migrant women as an analytical category. The literature review then addresses the prevalent emphasis on the impact of labor migration on the emancipation of women and notes that these studies… CONTINUE READING