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The Resource Bangladeshi migration to Singapore : a process-oriented approach, Md Mizanur Rahman

Bangladeshi migration to Singapore : a process-oriented approach, Md Mizanur Rahman

Label
Bangladeshi migration to Singapore : a process-oriented approach
Title
Bangladeshi migration to Singapore
Title remainder
a process-oriented approach
Statement of responsibility
Md Mizanur Rahman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rahman, Mizanur
Dewey number
331.1095492
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foreign workers, Bangladeshi
  • Migrant labor
  • Bangladesh
  • Singapore
Label
Bangladeshi migration to Singapore : a process-oriented approach, Md Mizanur Rahman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Figures; List of Pictures; List of Tables; List of Non-English (Bengali) Words; 1 Migration of Labour in the Global South: An Introduction; Linking Migration Causes to Migration Outcomes; Conceptualizing Migration as a Social Process; Researching Bangladeshi Migration; Research Methodology; Fieldwork in Singapore; Fieldwork in Bangladesh; Structure of the Book; 2 Immigration and Integration Policy in Singapore; Immigration Research in Singapore; Nature of Immigration Policy; Broader Features of Immigration Policy in Singapore
  • Classes of Non-resident Foreign Manpower in SingaporeEmployment Pass (EP) and Special (S) Pass for Professional and Skilled Foreign Manpower; Work Permit (WP) for Semi-skilled Foreign Manpower; Administrative and Legal Frameworks for Managing Foreigners; Specific Policies Targeting Semi-skilled Foreign Workers; Pathways of Professional, Skilled, and Semi-skilled Foreigners; Integration of Immigrants and Emigrants into the Singapore Society; 3 Social Imperatives of Labour Migration; Social Organizations in a Bangladeshi Village; Claiming Social Status: From Traditional Tools to New Tools
  • Relative Social Status: A Crucial Sending-End FactorThe Geographical Imagination: Perception of Bidesh; Migration, Remigration, and the Cultural Notion of Work; The Diminishing Role of Conventional Education; 4 Channelling Bangladeshi Migrants to Singapore; Interplay Between Networks and Institutions; The Migrant Network Sphere; Social Bases of Network-Assisted Migration; Formation and Operation of Migrant Networks; The Recruitment Sphere; The Recruitment Structure; The Economic Aspect of Recruitment; Reciprocity and Migration; The Other Side of Social Capital
  • 5 Social Worlds of Migrants in SingaporeWorking Conditions; Living Situations; Medical Care; Religious Life; Migrant Poetry: A Reflection on Migrant Life; Migrant-Focused Organizations; 6 Remittance as a Social Process; Data Sources; Remittance Transfer Channels; Remittance Prices; Context of Remittance-Sending; Context of Remittance Receiving; Recipients of Remittances; Remittance Control; Use of Remittances: The Migrant Worker's Perspective; Use of Remittances: The Household's Perspective; 7 Migration and Family Dynamics; Impacts of Migration on Demographic Structure
  • Impacts of Migration on Economic ConditionsImpacts of Migration on Education, Medical Care, and Food Consumption; Homes in Migrant Baris: Cultural Consumption and Status Display; Dhadon: A Business Enterprise for Migrant Wives; Outward and Upward Social Mobility; Generational Dynamics; 8 Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn974947424
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789811038587
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)974947424
Label
Bangladeshi migration to Singapore : a process-oriented approach, Md Mizanur Rahman
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Figures; List of Pictures; List of Tables; List of Non-English (Bengali) Words; 1 Migration of Labour in the Global South: An Introduction; Linking Migration Causes to Migration Outcomes; Conceptualizing Migration as a Social Process; Researching Bangladeshi Migration; Research Methodology; Fieldwork in Singapore; Fieldwork in Bangladesh; Structure of the Book; 2 Immigration and Integration Policy in Singapore; Immigration Research in Singapore; Nature of Immigration Policy; Broader Features of Immigration Policy in Singapore
  • Classes of Non-resident Foreign Manpower in SingaporeEmployment Pass (EP) and Special (S) Pass for Professional and Skilled Foreign Manpower; Work Permit (WP) for Semi-skilled Foreign Manpower; Administrative and Legal Frameworks for Managing Foreigners; Specific Policies Targeting Semi-skilled Foreign Workers; Pathways of Professional, Skilled, and Semi-skilled Foreigners; Integration of Immigrants and Emigrants into the Singapore Society; 3 Social Imperatives of Labour Migration; Social Organizations in a Bangladeshi Village; Claiming Social Status: From Traditional Tools to New Tools
  • Relative Social Status: A Crucial Sending-End FactorThe Geographical Imagination: Perception of Bidesh; Migration, Remigration, and the Cultural Notion of Work; The Diminishing Role of Conventional Education; 4 Channelling Bangladeshi Migrants to Singapore; Interplay Between Networks and Institutions; The Migrant Network Sphere; Social Bases of Network-Assisted Migration; Formation and Operation of Migrant Networks; The Recruitment Sphere; The Recruitment Structure; The Economic Aspect of Recruitment; Reciprocity and Migration; The Other Side of Social Capital
  • 5 Social Worlds of Migrants in SingaporeWorking Conditions; Living Situations; Medical Care; Religious Life; Migrant Poetry: A Reflection on Migrant Life; Migrant-Focused Organizations; 6 Remittance as a Social Process; Data Sources; Remittance Transfer Channels; Remittance Prices; Context of Remittance-Sending; Context of Remittance Receiving; Recipients of Remittances; Remittance Control; Use of Remittances: The Migrant Worker's Perspective; Use of Remittances: The Household's Perspective; 7 Migration and Family Dynamics; Impacts of Migration on Demographic Structure
  • Impacts of Migration on Economic ConditionsImpacts of Migration on Education, Medical Care, and Food Consumption; Homes in Migrant Baris: Cultural Consumption and Status Display; Dhadon: A Business Enterprise for Migrant Wives; Outward and Upward Social Mobility; Generational Dynamics; 8 Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn974947424
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789811038587
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)974947424

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