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Diaspora, Politics, and Globalization

  • Authors
  • Michel S. Laguerre
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Michel S. Laguerre
    Pages 13-41
  3. Michel S. Laguerre
    Pages 43-71
  4. Michel S. Laguerre
    Pages 73-112
  5. Michel S. Laguerre
    Pages 113-131
  6. Michel S. Laguerre
    Pages 133-161
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 169-220

About this book

Introduction

Laguerre proposes a relationship among migrants and their home society that transcends current views in migration studies. The relationship among Haitians who live outside Haiti reflects a web rather than a radial relationship with the home country; Haitian migrants communicate among themselves and the home country simultaneously. In viewing the Haitian diaspora from a global perspective, the author reveals a new theory of interconnectedness in migration, which marks a significant move away from transnationalism.

Keywords

globalization migration Nation nationalism politics society Transnational

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