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Title The human cost of African migrations / [edited by] Toyin Falola and Niyi Afolabi.

Published New York : Routledge, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  304.8096 HUMA    AVAILABLE
Physical description xx, 401 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series African studies
African studies (Routledge (Firm))
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ch. 1. Introduction : migration fantasies, nightmarish realities / Toyin Falola and Niyi Afolabi -- Pt. I. Migrations and health issues -- Ch. 2. Migration and health in Africa and the African diaspora / Kathryn H. Jacobsen -- Ch. 3. Discourses on health risks and anti-racial diversity in the media coverage of the non-ebola panic / Charles T. Adeyanju -- Ch. 4. "Predatory globalization?" : the world trade organization, general agreement on trade in services, and migration of African health professionals to the West / Obijiofor Aginam -- Ch. 5. Searching the world : following three graduating classes of a Nigerian medical school / Ike Anya, Chikwe Ihekweazu and Enyi Anosike -- Ch. 6. A group of twenty nurses and the Pan African struggle for liberation / Sifiso Mxolisi Ndlovu -- Pt. II. Human trafficking and exploitation -- Ch. 7. Trafficking of young women and girls : a case of " au pair" and domestic laborers in Tanzania / Elinami Veraeli Swai -- Ch. 8. Emerging issues in the trafficking of African women for prostitution / Victor Nnamdi Opara -- Ch. 9. Trafficking contracts : myth or reality? : a re-examination of consent in human trafficking / Victor Nnamdi Opara -- Pt. III. Migration and education -- Ch. 10. School migration : a major concern in historically disadvantaged schools in South Africa / Myra Maboya -- Ch. 11. Pushing and pulling : Western education's impact on women's subjugation in Ghana / Jamaine Abidogun -- Pt. IV. Refugees, displacement, and resettlement -- Ch. 12. Peoples without homes : displacement and the security situation in Africa / Bukola Adeyemi Oyeniyi -- Ch. 13. Determinants of Ethiopian refugee flow in the horn of Africa, 1970-2000 / Solomon Addis Getahun -- Conclusion : "unknown immigrant" : the persistence of migration blues / Toyin Falola and Niyi Afolabi.
Other author Falola, Toyin.
Afolabi, Niyi.
Subject Migration, Internal -- Africa.
Medical personnel -- Africa.
Medical care -- Africa.
Africa -- Emigration and immigration.
ISBN 0415958377 (alk. paper)
9780415958370 (alk. paper)