Download PDF by Iman Hashim,Doctor Dorte Thorsen: Child Migration in Africa (Africa Now)

By Iman Hashim,Doctor Dorte Thorsen

ISBN-10: 184813455X

ISBN-13: 9781848134553

ISBN-10: 1848134568

ISBN-13: 9781848134560

baby Migration in Africa explores the mobility of kids with out their mom and dad inside West Africa. Drawing at the stories of kids from rural Burkina Faso and Ghana, the e-book presents wealthy fabric at the situations of kid's voluntary migration and their reviews of it. Their bills problem the normative beliefs of what a 'good' adolescence is, which frequently underlie public debates approximately kid's migration, schooling and paintings in constructing countries.

The comparative research of Burkina Faso and Ghana highlights that social networks function in ways in which should be either allowing and constraining for younger migrants, as can cultural perspectives on age- and gender-appropriate behaviour. The publication questions simply made assumptions concerning kid's stories whilst migrating independently in their mom and dad and contributes to analytical and cross-cultural understandings of childhood.

Part of the groundbreaking Africa Now sequence, baby Migration in Africa is a vital and well timed contribution to an under-researched area.

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