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“I don’t need protection, I need papers”: the Production of Normalized Violence against Undocumented Immigrant Women in Greece


For almost a decade now, the Greek economic crisis has crippled the Greek nation and its citizenry. High unemployment rates as well as increased levels of homelessness and suicide are only some of the social repercussions of the collapse of the economic system. While we know much about the impact of this crisis on Greek citizens, the literature surrounding the crisis lacks a full range of perspectives and experiences. This project works to fill-in the gaps surrounding the Greek economic crisis and the specific experiences of undocumented, immigrant, domestic workers. Looking at the ways in which these women exist in a constant state of violence, fear, and suffering I identify normalized violence in two main arenas: state/instituti... (more)
Created Date 2017
Contributor Linos, Viviane (Author) / Durfee, Alesha (Advisor) / Vega, Sujey (Committee member) / Adelman, Madelaine (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Gender studies
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 63 pages
Language English
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Note Masters Thesis Gender Studies 2017
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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