Published August 15, 2007
by Left Coast Press .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||272|
Livelihood at the Margins is an engaging and eye-opening read for undergraduate and graduate students studying development in anthropology, sociology, geography, economics, and other disciplines, as well as a useful tool for developments studies researchers and practitioners. Livelihood at the Margins is an engaging and eye-opening read for undergraduate and graduate students studying development in anthropology, sociology, geography, economics, and other disciplines, as well as a useful tool for developments studies researchers and practitioners. Livelihoods at the margins: surviving the city. [James Staples;] -- Sex workers, street hawkers, drug sellers, cleaners - they are people living on the margins of urban life who are ubiquitous but notably absent from mainstream economic analyses. also indicate that it is usually within cities that livelihoods at the margins are most clearly pronounced. For the hawker, the beggar, the petty drug dealer and the migrantAuthor: James Staples.
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