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By Abdoulaye Kane,Todd H. Leedy

Spurred by way of significant alterations on the earth financial system and in neighborhood ecology, the modern migration of Africans, either in the continent and to numerous locations in Europe and North the US, has heavily affected hundreds of thousands of lives and livelihoods. The participants to this quantity, reflecting numerous disciplinary views, learn the factors and effects of this new migration. The essays disguise issues comparable to rural-urban migration into African towns, transnational migration, and the event of immigrants in another country, in addition to the problems surrounding migrant identification and the way Africans re-create group and try to keep up ethnic, gender, nationwide, and non secular ties to their former homes.

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