Introduction: Sonya Michel’s Feminist, Comparative, and Historical Vision of Welfare, Care, and Social Reform
- Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State and Society
- Oxford University Press
- Volume 22, Number 3, Fall 2015
- pp. 271-275
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This is an introduction to a special issue honoring the life and work of Sonya Michel. The issue includes both personal and research essays that reflect many of Michel’s intellectual interests—maternalism and female social reformers; gender and welfare states; migration and care—as well as the wider scholarly impact she has made on history and the social sciences.