SOCb60 midterm

  1. public discourse
    • topics often discussed
    • public talk
    • common ways we talk about the world
    • can come from social media, new etc + our own personal background
  2. Global Care Chain
    • three or more tier transfer of paid or unpaid care work between women in migrant sending and receiving countries
    • based on gender, race, class, global inequalities
    • describing a growing trend of women migrating to perfor care and socially reproductive work
  3. second shift
    lack of family-friendly policies and childcare facilities at workplace -> working women are burdened with the 'second shift'
  4. neoliberalism
    idea that the best kind of society is one in which nothing gets in the way or regulates the market
  5. neocolonialism
    • the use of economic, political and cultural or other pressure to control or influence other countries especially former dependencies
    • non-violent way to control a country for economic exploitation
  6. seasonal agricultural workers Program (SAWP)
    IS A GUEST WORKER PROGRAM THAT ATTEMPTS TO RESPOND TO THE LABOUR SHORTAGE IN THE cANADIAN AGRICULTURAL SECTOR
  7. Filipino Migration Apparatus
    is a system by which philippine government export labour to global capital
  8. foreign direct investment
    • capital investment made by a foreign-owned company
    • ex:// NAFTA
  9. IMF and World Bank
    • Bretton Woods created 3 new international economic organizations
    • 1) The international monetary Fund (IMF) - was to administer the international  monetary system 
    • 2) the international bank for reconstruction and development (World Bank) - designed to provide loans for Europe's postwar reconstruction 
    • 3) general Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) - charged with fashioning and enforcing multilateral trade agreements
  10. Labour Shortage
    is an economic condition in which there are insufficient qualified candidates to fill the market place demands for employment at any price
  11. Bracero Program
    (series of) guest worker programs between Mexico and US
  12. North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
    free trade agreement between Canada, US, and Mexico, enacted in 1994
  13. Live-in Caregiver Program
    used to guarantee pathway to permanent residency in Canada
  14. care deficit
    • shortage of public care services in developed countries
    • ex:// Canada's solution for care deficit is the Live-in Caregiver program
  15. Labour recruitment
    In Canada there are temporary labour recruitment programs today
  16. structural adjustment program
    • –More austerity and less welfare
    • –Removal of protections
    • –More FDI
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SOCb60 midterm
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