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politics and economics of labour migration in southern Africa

Dominic Milazi

politics and economics of labour migration in southern Africa

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by Dominic Milazi

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Published by Lesotho Print. and Pub. Co. in Maseru .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Southern,
  • Africa, Southern.
    • Subjects:
    • Labor mobility -- Africa, Southern,
    • Alien labor -- Africa, Southern,
    • Africa, Southern -- Emigration and immigration

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementDominic Milazi.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD5717.5.A356 M55 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 142 p. ;
      Number of Pages142
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2524047M
      LC Control Number87980001

      ‘Unparalleled in both its ambitions and its achievements, this book provides a brilliant synthetic reinterpretation of the role of popular politics ’ John Sidel - London School of Economics and Political Science ‘This book makes an outstanding contribution to the study of the recent history and politics of the Middle East.’Cited by: Labour migration has been increasingly recognized as playing a significant role in the development of the Southern Africa region. In this regard, it has been widely noted that there is the need for governments to harmonize policies and . Crisis and migration have a long association, in popular and policy discourse as well as in social scientific analysis. Despite the emergence of more nuanced and even celebratory accounts of mobility in recent years, there remains a persistent emphasis on migration being either a symptom or a cause of crisis.


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