Rethinking Care: Arlie Hochschild and the Global Care Chain

  title={Rethinking Care: Arlie Hochschild and the Global Care Chain},
  author={Premilla Nadasen},
  journal={WSQ: Women's Studies Quarterly},
  pages={124 - 128}
  • P. Nadasen
  • Published 2017
  • Sociology, Biology
  • WSQ: Women's Studies Quarterly
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