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Author Brigden, Noelle, author

Title The migrant passage : clandestine journeys from Central America / Noelle Brigden
Published Ithaca [New York] : Cornell University Press, 2018
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 252 pages)
Contents The opening scene : a journey begins -- The plot : migration stories take shape -- The cast of characters : actors and their relationships en route -- The performance : migrant scripts and roles -- The stage : mobile images and props -- A tragedy : conclusions and implications
Summary "Traces the improvised survival strategies of migrants during their clandestine journeys from Central America and explores the implications of these improvisations for the future of the nation-state"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on December 14, 2018)
Subject Central Americans -- Violence against -- Mexico.
Central Americans -- Mexico -- Social conditions.
Human smuggling -- Mexico.
Illegal aliens -- Violence against -- Mexico.
Illegal aliens -- Mexico -- Social conditions.
Central America -- Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.
Mexico -- Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2018017704
ISBN 1501730568 (electronic book)
1501730576 (electronic book)
9781501730566 (electronic book)
9781501730573 (electronic book)