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MIGRANTS FOR EXPORT This page intentionally left blank MIGRANTS FOR EXPORT How the Philippine State Brokers Labor to the World Robyn Magalit Rodriguez University of Minnesota Press Minneapolis London The University of Minnesota Press gratefully acknowledges the financial assistance provided for the publication of this book from the University Research Council at The State University of New Jersey, Rutgers. Portions of chapter 5 were previously published as “Domestic Debates: Constructions of Gendered Migration from the Philippines,” in Borders on Belonging: Gender and Immigration, ed. Neferti Tadiar, special issue, Scholar and Feminist On-Line (2008); http://www.barnard .edu/sfonline/immigration/. Copyright 2010 by the Regents of the University of Minnesota All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the publisher. Published by the University of Minnesota Press 111 Third Avenue South, Suite 290 Minneapolis, MN 55401-2520 Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Rodriguez, Robyn Magalit. Migrants for export : how the Philippine state brokers labor to the world / Robyn Magalit Rodriguez. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-0-8166-6527-3 (hc : alk. paper) – ISBN 978-0-8166-6528-0 (pb : alk. paper) 1. Foreign workers, Philippine. 2. Migrant labor. 3. Manpower policy – Philippines. 4. Philippines – Emigration and immigration. I. Title. HD6305.F55R63 2010 331.62599 – dc22 2009053623 Printed in the United States of America on acid-free paper The University of Minnesota is an equal-opportunity educator and employer. 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 ...


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