Instituto Fernand Braudel de Economia Mundial - Associado à FAAP

Ed. 09: The Flow of Peoples

"Internacional migration as a revolutionary force"

Author: Jean-Claude Chesnais | Publicado em 1994

O fluxo dos povos

We see them on television every day: Cubans and Haitians clinging to frail rafts and inflated rubber tubes in the Caribbean in desperate attempts to reach the United States; a stampede of frightened Ruandans fleeing massacre across a flimsy bridge into Zaire; Mexicans tracked by electronic devices as they try to sneak across the Rio Grande into Texas. Newspaper stories tell of Russian gangsters in Brooklyn; Brazilian accountants washing dishes in Manhattan restaurants; Koreans and Bolivians in São Paulo sweatshops; Turks killed in remove their veils in France; an election in California decided over whether to give public medical care to illegal aliens.


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  1. Braudel Papers From the Andes to São Paulo

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