Migration and Vodou / Edition 1

Migration and Vodou / Edition 1

by Karen E. Richman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0813028353

ISBN-13: 9780813028354

Pub. Date: 09/28/2005

Publisher: University Press of Florida


About the Author:
Karen Richman is director of the Center for Migration and Border Studies, University of Notre Dame's Institute for Latino Studies, and has faculty appointments in Africana and Latino Studies. She is a fellow of the Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies. She has worked as an advocate for refugees and immigrant workers in

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About the Author:
Karen Richman is director of the Center for Migration and Border Studies, University of Notre Dame's Institute for Latino Studies, and has faculty appointments in Africana and Latino Studies. She is a fellow of the Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies. She has worked as an advocate for refugees and immigrant workers in the United States

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813028354
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
Publication date:
09/28/2005
Series:
New World Diasporas Series
Edition description:
First
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents


List of Figures     ix
Compact Disc     xii
Foreword     xiii
Acknowledgments     xvii
The Pwen of Transnational Haitian Migration     1
Migrants, Remittances, and Development     38
Ti Rivye: Between Home and Over There     65
Peasants and Hidden Proletarians in Leogane     85
Discovering the African Traditions     116
The Dialectic of Guinea and Magic     150
Guarantying Migrants in the Core     184
They Will Remember Me in the House: Aesthetics of Contest and Persuasion on Cassette Letters     212
The Rebellion of the Pwen     250
Epilogue     272
Notes     289
Glossary     301
Bibliography     305
Index     331

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