African Migrations: Patterns and Perspectives by Abdoulaye Kane,Todd H. Leedy

By Abdoulaye Kane,Todd H. Leedy

Spurred through significant adjustments on this planet economic system and in neighborhood ecology, the modern migration of Africans, either in the continent and to numerous locations in Europe and North the US, has heavily affected millions of lives and livelihoods. The members to this quantity, reflecting quite a few disciplinary views, study the motives and outcomes of this new migration. The essays conceal themes akin to rural-urban migration into African towns, transnational migration, and the adventure of immigrants out of the country, in addition to the problems surrounding migrant identification and the way Africans re-create group and attempt to keep up ethnic, gender, nationwide, and non secular ties to their former homes.

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