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Circular Migration and Multi Locational Livelihoods: Strategies in Rural India
     

Circular Migration and Multi Locational Livelihoods: Strategies in Rural India

by Priya Deshingkar, John Farrington
 

ISBN-10: 019569922X

ISBN-13: 9780195699227

Pub. Date: 06/15/2009

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Circular migration has become the enduring mobility pattern of the poor in agriculturally marginal areas of India. This volume deals with millions of unskilled and semiskilled poor who migrate away from the rural region in search of jobs that are mostly in the informal organized sector. It studies migration using different conceptual frameworks intended to provide

Overview

Circular migration has become the enduring mobility pattern of the poor in agriculturally marginal areas of India. This volume deals with millions of unskilled and semiskilled poor who migrate away from the rural region in search of jobs that are mostly in the informal organized sector. It studies migration using different conceptual frameworks intended to provide coherence across the studies in order to draw out policy conclusions. With case studies pulled together from some of the poorest and most deprived parts of India, this volume shows how important migration has become in sustaining and improving rural livelihoods.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195699227
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
06/15/2009
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. A Framework for Understanding Circular Migration and Multilocational Livelihoods;

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