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The Resource Congolese social networks : living on the margins in Muizenberg, Cape Town, Joy Owen, (electronic resource)

Congolese social networks : living on the margins in Muizenberg, Cape Town, Joy Owen, (electronic resource)

Label
Congolese social networks : living on the margins in Muizenberg, Cape Town
Title
Congolese social networks
Title remainder
living on the margins in Muizenberg, Cape Town
Statement of responsibility
Joy Owen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
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Owen, Joy
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Congolese (Democratic Republic)
  • Congolese (Democratic Republic)
  • Congolese (Democratic Republic) diaspora
  • Immigrants
  • South Africa
Label
Congolese social networks : living on the margins in Muizenberg, Cape Town, Joy Owen, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-248) and index
Contents
DRC : a short history of migration -- Transnational subjects, localized policies -- Muizenberg, fieldwork and "the other" -- Settling in and coping -- Women, social networks, contingency and religion -- Success guaranteed : economic survival and success through religious patronage -- Onward and upward : the romance factor -- Interrogating stereotypes : Donna and Henri -- Performing Congolese masculinities : Sam and Noel -- Romantic love or migrant careerism? Michelle and Ghislain, Andrea and Zakia -- Conclusion
Control code
ssj0001591239
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 251 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781498516280
Isbn Type
(electronic)
Lccn
2015033410
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001591239
Label
Congolese social networks : living on the margins in Muizenberg, Cape Town, Joy Owen, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-248) and index
Contents
DRC : a short history of migration -- Transnational subjects, localized policies -- Muizenberg, fieldwork and "the other" -- Settling in and coping -- Women, social networks, contingency and religion -- Success guaranteed : economic survival and success through religious patronage -- Onward and upward : the romance factor -- Interrogating stereotypes : Donna and Henri -- Performing Congolese masculinities : Sam and Noel -- Romantic love or migrant careerism? Michelle and Ghislain, Andrea and Zakia -- Conclusion
Control code
ssj0001591239
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 251 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781498516280
Isbn Type
(electronic)
Lccn
2015033410
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001591239

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