Darkness before daybreak : African migrants living on the margins in southern Italy today (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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Darkness before daybreak : African migrants living on the margins in southern Italy today

Author: Hans Lucht
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2012.
Series: ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:ACLS Humanities E-Book.
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This title chronicles the lives of a group of fishermen from Ghana who took the long and dangerous journey to Southern Italy in search of work in a cutthroat underground economy.
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Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 2011008230
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hans Lucht
ISBN: 9780520270718 0520270711 9780520270732 0520270738
OCLC Number: 706467089
Description: xxii, 284 pages : map ; 23 cm
Contents: Losses and gains in Naples. Clandestino ; Migrant Work Situations ; Suffering in a Globalized World --
The journey to Europe. The Mediterranean Passage ; The Maghreb Connection: Libya and a Desert to Cross --
In the village of the lost captains. The Guan of Senya Beraku ; The Body Stays, but the Soul Returns --
Conclusion --
Epilogue: Living on the Moon.
Series Title: ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Responsibility: Hans Lucht.

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Chronicles the lives of a group of fishermen from Ghana who took the long and dangerous journey to Southern Italy in search of work in a cutthroat underground economy. Illuminating the nature of  Read more...

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"A compelling text, containing both pwerful narrative and thoughtful theoretical analyses." -- Alice Elliot Anthropological Quarterly

 
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