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Wherewithal of LifeEthics, Migration, and the Question of Well-Being$
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Michael Jackson

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780520276703

Published to California Scholarship Online: September 2014

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520276703.001.0001

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Wherewithal of Life

Michael Jackson

University of California Press

Meeting Ibrahim: Amsterdam and refugees; drought in the Sahel; migration and the vision of utopia; being stuck and being able to move; getting an education; tensions between tradition and modernity; experiences in Europe; waste and want; what it means to enjoy life; a critique of middle-class values.

Keywords:   Sahel, famine, schooling and social mobility, utopia

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