KINSHIP, HONOUR AND MONEY IN RURAL PAKISTAN

SUBSISTENCE ECONOMY AND THE EFFECTS OF INTERNAL MIGRATION
By (author)ALAIN LEFEBVRE

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A combination of rural poverty and labor-market policies in Pakistan forces many Punjabi men to seek work abroad. Remittances home have gone into conspicuous consumption rather than real economic development. Thus this volume questions the usefulness of migration as a strategy for development.
ISBN: 0700709843
Publisher: CURZON PRESS
Subtitle: SUBSISTENCE ECONOMY AND THE EFFECTS OF INTERNAL MIGRATION
Author: ALAIN LEFEBVRE

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0700709843

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1999

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303

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Alain Lefebvre is a French-Danish anthropologist who has worked with development aid projects in Asia and Africa for several years.

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