By Richard T. Antoun†
Most experiences on transnational migration both pressure assimilation, circulatory migration, or the damaging influence of migration. This striking examine, which covers migrants from one Jordanian village to 17 varied international locations in Europe, Asia, and North the United States, emphasizes the resiliency of transnational migrants after lengthy classes of absence, social encapsulation, and pressure, and their skill to build social networks and reinterpret traditions in this kind of approach as to combine the outdated and the hot in a situation that includes either worlds. targeting the humanistic facets of the migration event, this booklet examines questions resembling contraception, women's paintings, retention of tribal legislations, and the altering attitudes of migrants in the direction of themselves, their households, their domestic groups, and their country. It ends with putting transnational migration from Jordan in a cross-cultural point of view through evaluating it with comparable procedures in other places, and seriously studies a couple of theoretical views which were used to give an explanation for migration.
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Documenting Transnational Migration: Jordanian Men Working and Studying in Europe, Asia and North America (New Directions in Anthropology) by Richard T. Antoun†