MAIL-ORDER BRIDES IN A GLOBAL WORLD1
- Can this marriage be legal? // Off Our Backs;Jul96, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p4
Presents an excerpt from the article entitled `Can this Marriage be Legal?' published in the May 1996 issue of `The Nando Times,' concerning the issue of mail order brides in the United States.
- Marrying svetlana. Matthew, Kirsten // Metro (NZ);Jul2002, Issue 253, p34
Focuses on the mail-order brides in Russia. Characteristics of Russian women; Reasons behind growth in the number of mail order brides; Challenges faced by mail order brides in living with a foreign husband. INSET: Georgia on their minds..
- Vietnam bans bride exports. // Asian Pacific Post;4/5/2012, p17
The article reports on the decision of the Vietnamese government to ban the practice of exporting women as brides.
- Armenian refugee women: The picture brides, 1920-1930. Kaprielian-Churchill, Isabel // Journal of American Ethnic History;Spring93, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p3
Discusses the conditions of Armenian refugee women who came to North America during the 1920s as picture brides. Process of long distance arranged marriages between refugee survivors and pre-war male settlers; Risks faced by men and women who engaged in the so-called marriages; Problems...
- Slavic Brides in Rural Alberta. Rossiter, Marian J. // Journal of International Migration & Integration;Summer/Fall2005, Vol. 6 Issue 3/4, p493
International correspondence (or mail-order) brides who are sponsored by Canadian husbands make up one group of Family Class immigrants to Canada. In this paper, I present findings from interviews conducted with Slavic women in urban and rural areas of Alberta. I discuss the expectations of...
- Asian Mail-Order Brides, the Threat of Global Capitalism, and the Rescue of the U.S. Nation-State. So, Christine // Feminist Studies;Summer2006, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p395
The article deals with the incorporation of Asian mail-order brides into U.S. families. The number of marriages each year occurring through international matchmaking services is difficult to estimate. Using surveys by linguistics professor Robert J. Scholes of such companies, the Bureau of...
- Man kills mail-ordered wife. McMullin, Vanessa; Harris, Jenny Chapin; Mantilla, Karla // Off Our Backs;Mar2001, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p4
Reports the killing of mail-ordered wife Anastasia Soloveva King by the husband in the United States. Dissatisfaction of the husband; Details on the abuse and death threats; Documents and evidence collected by King.
- Top 10 countries in the mail order bride industry. // Asian Pacific Post;8/28/2014, p14
The article lists the top ten countries in the mail order bride industry based on a report from travel website top10.com together with explanations on why the industry thrives in these countries including Russia, Thailand, China and the Philippines.
- North Korea: Girls sold to China. // Off Our Backs;Mar99, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p7
Reveals that North Korean girls are being sold to Chinese men to feed their families, who are suffering from famine. Price range for a girl.