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PhD, American University
Professor Chin's research and teaching interests are in the political economy of transnational migration, Southeast Asian studies and intercultural relations.
Race, Class and Gender in the Global Political Economy.
Area of Expertise:
Global tourism, international migration, gender and development in Southeast Asia, intercultural communication, international education, intercultural relations, transnational migration, cruise industry, sex industry, prostitution
Christine Chin's most recent book is Cruising in the Global Economy: Profits, Pleasure and Work at Sea (Ashgate, 2008). She is also author of Cosmopolitan Sex Workers and Migration in a Global City (2013) and In 2010, she received the American University Faculty Award for Outstanding Teaching in a Full-Time Position.
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