Migrant Women of Johannesburg

Everyday Life in an In-Between City

  • Authors
  • Caroline Wanjiku Kihato

Part of the Africa Connects book series (AFC)

Table of contents

About this book

Introduction

Through rich stories of African migrant women in Johannesburg, this book explores the experience of living between geographies. Author Caroline Kihato draws on fieldwork and analysis to examine the everyday lives of those inhabiting a fluid location between multiple worlds, suspended between their original home and an imagined future elsewhere.

Keywords

migration mobility politics violence women

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137299970
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45299-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-29997-0
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