Everyday Ruptures

Everyday Ruptures : Children, Youth and Migration in Global Perspective

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When people -- whether children, youth, and adults -- migrate, that migration is often perceived as a rupture, with people separated by great distances and for extended periods of time. But for migrants and those affected by migration, the everyday persists, and migration itself may be critical to the continuation of social life. Everyday Ruptures illuminates the wide-ranging continuities and disruptions in the experiences of children around the world, those who participate in and those who are affected by migration.
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  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 155.19 x 227.84 x 17.02mm | 362.87g
  • Tennessee, United States
  • English
  • 082651748X
  • 9780826517487
  • 1,817,587

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Ethnographies of children and youth who migrate and are affected by the migration of others
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"In Everyday Ruptures, a group of international, interdisciplinary scholars illuminate the crucial migration experiences of children and youth. Their essays introduce us to a fascinating variety of migration worlds, ranging from Britain to Ghana, Ecuador, Mexico and more. The volume vividly contributes to our understanding of globalization's human impact."
--Viviana A. Zelizer, Princeton University, author of Economic Lives: How Culture Shapes the Economy
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About Cati Coe

Cati Coe is Associate Professor of Anthropology at Rutgers University. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------||Rachel R. Reynolds is Associate Professor in the Department of Culture and Communication at Drexel University. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------|Deborah A. Boehm is Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Women's Studies at the University of Nevada-Reno.|Julia Meredith Hess is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Division of Prevention and Population Sciences, Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico.|Heather Rae-Espinoza is Assistant Professor in the Department of Human Development, California State University-Long Beach
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