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Geographica Helvetica
Geogr. Helv., 72, 145-155, 2017
http://www.geogr-helv.net/72/145/2017/
doi:10.5194/gh-72-145-2017
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31 Mar 2017
How do places of origin influence access to mobility in the global age? An analysis of the influence of vulnerability and structural constraints on Senegalese translocal livelihood strategies Irene Schöfberger
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Senegalese households have adapted to a resource-poor environment through long-standing mobility-based strategies. Drawing on researches in Senegal, Italy, and Spain, this paper shows that in the global age vulnerability and structural constraints have an increasing impact on such strategies, in particular by influencing households’ access to different migration destinations and their ability to adopt effective translocal livelihood strategies.
Senegalese households have adapted to a resource-poor environment through long-standing...
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