Begging as a path to progress : indigenous women and children and the struggle for Ecuador's urban spaces (eBook, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Begging as a path to progress : indigenous women and children and the struggle for Ecuador's urban spaces

Author: Kate Swanson
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2010.
Series: Geographies of justice and social transformation, 2.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examining beggars' organized migration networks, as well as the degree to which children can express agency and fulfill personal ambitions through begging, the author argues that Calhuasi's beggars  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Swanson, Kate, 1973-
Begging as a path to progress.
Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2010
(DLC) 2009030039
(OCoLC)428731345
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Swanson
ISBN: 9780820337036 082033703X
OCLC Number: 658201690
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 146 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Introduction. Unraveling Myths --
1. Ecuador: Economic Crisis, Poverty, and Indigenous Identities --
2. Indigenous Childhoods: Gender, Work, Education, and Migration in the Andes --
3. Migrant Childhoods: Street Work and Youth Identities --
4. Antibegging Rhetoric: Gendered Beggars, Child Beggars, and "Disguised" Beggars --
5. Race, Space, and the City: Whitening the Streets of Quito and Guayaquil --
Conclusion: Begging as a Path to Progress.
Series Title: Geographies of justice and social transformation, 2.
Responsibility: Kate Swanson.

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