Disposable women: abuse, violence and abandonment in transnational marriages: issues for policy and practice in the UK and India

Anitha, Sundari and Roy, Anupama and Yalamarty, Harshita (2016) Disposable women: abuse, violence and abandonment in transnational marriages: issues for policy and practice in the UK and India. Project Report. British Academy.

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Abstract

This timely report sheds light on the little known phenomenon of transnational marriage abandonment, a problem involving the abandonment of foreign national wives in their country of origin by their husbands who are nationals or residents of another country.

Keywords:abuse, Abandonment, transnational marriage
Subjects:L Social studies > L410 UK Social Policy
L Social studies > L420 International Social Policy
L Social studies > L400 Social Policy
Divisions:College of Social Science > School of Social & Political Sciences
ID Code:20091
Deposited On:24 Jan 2016 08:39

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