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The Wherewithal of Life - a book by Jackson, Michael

The Wherewithal of Life

Ethics, Migration, and the Question of Well-Being

The Wherewithal of Life( )
Author: Jackson, Michael
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:University of California Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $85.00
Book Description:

The Wherewithal of Life engages with current developments in the anthropology of ethics and migration studies to explore in empirical depth and detail the life experiences of three young men - a Ugandan migrant in Copenhagen, a Burkina Faso migrant in Amsterdam, and a Mexican migrant in Boston - in ways that significantly broaden our understanding of the existential situations and ethical dilemmas of those migrating from the global south. Michael Jackson offers the first...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Emigration & Immigration
Philosophy / Ethics & Moral Philosophy
Social Science / Anthropology / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.88 Inches
Book Weight:1.02 Pounds

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