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The wherewithal of life : ethics, migration, and the question of well-being

Author: Michael Jackson
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Engages with developments in the anthropology of ethics and migration studies to explore in empirical depth and detail the life experiences of three young men - a Ugandan migrant in Copenhagen, a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Cross-cultural studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Jackson
ISBN: 9780520276703 0520276701 9780520276727 0520276728
OCLC Number: 838792395
Description: 264 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Preamble 1 --
Emmanuel 14 --
Roberto 87 --
Ibrahim 151 --
Postscript 197.
Responsibility: Michael Jackson in conversation with Emmanuel Mulamila, Roberto M. Franco, and Ibrahim Ouédraogo.

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