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

1The Pwen of transnational Haitian migration1
2Migrants, remittances, and development38
3Ti Rivye : between home and over there65
4Peasants and hidden proletarians in Leogane85
5Discovering the African traditions116
6The dialectic of guinea and magic150
7Guarantying migrants in the core184
8They will remember me in the house : aesthetics of contest and persuasion on cassette letters212
9The rebellion of the Pwen250

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