Colette Le Petitcorps

Colette Le Petitcorps (PhD Poitiers 2015) is a sociologist whose thesis focused on domestic service labour and female migration in France. Her research themes address aging and social inequalities, access to school for young migrants in France and the production of power relations (race, ethnicity, class, gender) in domestic services in the Republic of Mauritius. In the Colour of Labour project, she is directly involved with the field of Mauritius, analysing the production and social tensions of domestic-service relationships in post-plantation society.

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