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Title Hope and uncertainty in contemporary African migration / edited by Nauja Kleist and Dorte Thorsen
Imprint New York, NY ; Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2017
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  JV8790 .H67 2017    AVAILABLE    30520020828985
Descript xiii, 199 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Routledge studies in anthropology ; 30
Routledge studies in anthropology ; 30
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction : Studying hope and uncertainty in African migration / Nauja Kleist -- How to extract hope from papers? : Classificatory performances and social networking in Cape Verdean visa applications / Heike Drotbohm -- Sticking to God : Brokers of hope in Senegalese migration to Argentina / Ida Marie Vammen -- Zouglou music and youth in urban Burkina Faso : Displacement and the social performance of hope / Jesper Bjarnesen -- The lack of liberty drove us there : Spatialized instantiations of hope and contested diasporan identity in the Liberian-American transnational field (1810-2010) / Stephen C. Lubkemann -- Prospective moments, eternal salvation : The production of hope in Nigerian Pentecostal churches in China / Heidi Østbø Haugen -- Hope and uncertainty in Senegalese migration to Spain : Taking chances on emigration but not upon return / María Hernández-Carretero -- The migratory adventure as a moral experience / Sylvie Bredeloup -- Death of a gin salesman : Hope and despair among Ghanaian migrants and deportees stranded in Niger / Hans Lucht -- Returning with nothing but an empty bag : Topographies of social hope after deportation to Ghana / Nauja Kleist
Subject Africa -- Emigration and immigration -- Case studies
African diaspora -- Case studies
Hope -- Case studies
Alt Author Kleist, Nauja, editor
Thorsen, Dorte, editor
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