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A team player pursuing its own dreams: rights-claim campaign of Chinese migrant spouses in the migrant movement before and after 2008

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A team player pursuing its own dreams : rights-claim campaign of Chinese migrant spouses in the migrant movement before and after 2008. / Cheng, Nian-Tzu; Momesso, Lara.

Taiwan’s social movements under Ma Ying-jeou: From the Wild Strawberries to the Sunflowers. ed. / Dafydd Fell. Routledge, 2017. p. 219-235 (Routledge Research on Taiwan).

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Harvard

Cheng, N-T & Momesso, L 2017, A team player pursuing its own dreams: rights-claim campaign of Chinese migrant spouses in the migrant movement before and after 2008. in D Fell (ed.), Taiwan’s social movements under Ma Ying-jeou: From the Wild Strawberries to the Sunflowers. Routledge Research on Taiwan, Routledge, pp. 219-235. <https://www.routledge.com/Taiwans-Social-Movements-under-Ma-Ying-jeou-From-the-Wild-Strawberries/Fell/p/book/9781138675674>

APA

Cheng, N-T., & Momesso, L. (2017). A team player pursuing its own dreams: rights-claim campaign of Chinese migrant spouses in the migrant movement before and after 2008. In D. Fell (Ed.), Taiwan’s social movements under Ma Ying-jeou: From the Wild Strawberries to the Sunflowers (pp. 219-235). (Routledge Research on Taiwan). Routledge. https://www.routledge.com/Taiwans-Social-Movements-under-Ma-Ying-jeou-From-the-Wild-Strawberries/Fell/p/book/9781138675674

Vancouver

Cheng N-T, Momesso L. A team player pursuing its own dreams: rights-claim campaign of Chinese migrant spouses in the migrant movement before and after 2008. In Fell D, editor, Taiwan’s social movements under Ma Ying-jeou: From the Wild Strawberries to the Sunflowers. Routledge. 2017. p. 219-235. (Routledge Research on Taiwan).

Author

Cheng, Nian-Tzu ; Momesso, Lara. / A team player pursuing its own dreams : rights-claim campaign of Chinese migrant spouses in the migrant movement before and after 2008. Taiwan’s social movements under Ma Ying-jeou: From the Wild Strawberries to the Sunflowers. editor / Dafydd Fell. Routledge, 2017. pp. 219-235 (Routledge Research on Taiwan).

Bibtex

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