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‘There’s no future here’: The time and place of children’s migration aspirations in Peru

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This article examines young Peruvians’ aspirations and the role of migration in their imagined futures, from a generational perspective. The data come from Young Lives, a long-term study of childhood poverty combining survey and qualitative approaches with children and their parents. The paper uses a biographical approach that sees migration as part of individual biographies as well as social structures and life course processes. The aim is to deepen understanding of the social contexts in wh...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.geoforum.2015.03.016

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
International Development
Research group:
Young Lives
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Author
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Geoforum Journal website
Volume:
62
Pages:
38-46
Publication date:
2015-04-10
Acceptance date:
2015-03-23
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ISSN:
0016-7185
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640435
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uuid:9da0e30c-d7d0-4b19-86b5-f4713b7a8335
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pubs:640435
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2016-08-24

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