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The Resource House maid : a story behind the suffering of a Sri Lankan migrant worker in Saudi Arabia, a novel by Indika Guruge

House maid : a story behind the suffering of a Sri Lankan migrant worker in Saudi Arabia, a novel by Indika Guruge

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House maid : a story behind the suffering of a Sri Lankan migrant worker in Saudi Arabia
Title
House maid
Title remainder
a story behind the suffering of a Sri Lankan migrant worker in Saudi Arabia
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Indika Guruge
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kamala, a mother of four children, with an alcoholic husband, migrates from Sri Lanka to work as a housemaid in Saudi Arabia. She hopes to earn more money there, but finds she is trapped behind the secured walls of her employer's house, where she suffers horrific physical and mental abuse by her employer
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Guruge, Indika
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Women
  • Migrant labor
  • Foreign workers
  • Work environment
  • Human rights
  • Women's rights
Label
House maid : a story behind the suffering of a Sri Lankan migrant worker in Saudi Arabia, a novel by Indika Guruge
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
1 volume unpaged
Isbn
9781520929668
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
House maid : a story behind the suffering of a Sri Lankan migrant worker in Saudi Arabia, a novel by Indika Guruge
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
1 volume unpaged
Isbn
9781520929668
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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