C12.10 Gender and Geography

 Session: Bodies, Borders and Mobilities 1

Chairperson: Claire Dwyer

Singaporean-Japanese families: Negotiating transnational identities through everyday practices

Shirlena Huang (1), Yiting Lin (2)

(1) National University of Singapore

(2) Economic Development Board, Singapore


Becoming a local (?): NGOs, governance, and Vietnamese female spouses in Taiwan     

Jun-Hua Lin, Department of Taiwan and Regional Studies, National Dong Hwa University


Polish children in Norway: Everyday experiences of growing up transnationally  

Stella Strzemecka, Department of Population Studies, Institute of Sociology, Jagiellonian University in Kraków


Transnational migration of mothers and its impact on gender ideologies and familial relationships         

Theodora Lam, Brenda Yeoh, National University of Singapore


Negotiating gendered and generational care relations between skilled migrants and “stay-behind” elderly within Sri Lankan-Australian transnational families

Menusha De Silva, Department of Geography, National University of Singapore