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This book gives an account of how migrant women, whose lives and experiences have heretofore been neglected in the pages of academic scholarship, dance and sing the vibrant and expressive musical style of kiba. In so doing, they build an identity as autonomous breadwinners whose aspirations and values are nonetheless rooted in 'tradition'.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780748613045
ISBN-10: 0748613048
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 23mm)
Pages: 248
Imprint: Edinburgh University Press
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publish Date: 21-Dec-1999
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Deborah James

Deborah James is a Lecturer at the London School of Economics.

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