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Book review: Lyndon Fraser and Katie Pickles (eds), Shifting Centres: Women and Migration in New Zealand History

Gothard, J. (2004) Book review: Lyndon Fraser and Katie Pickles (eds), Shifting Centres: Women and Migration in New Zealand History. Australian Historical Studies, 35 (123). pp. 173-174.

Link to Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10314610408596281
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Abstract

This book's intention is well stated in its introduction: it seeks to 'recover women's experiences through one historical process in which women have been present but all too often silent-migration'. As well as an excellent introduction, the book comprises ten chapters, matched in length and richly mixed in terms of approach, content and the cultural background of the immigrant women under discussion...

Publication Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Publisher: Routledge, part of the Taylor & Francis Group
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/14395
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