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Diasporic Philanthropy in the Migration-development Nexus: Exploring the Case of a Ghanaian Community, Bielefeld.

by Doris Anna Hilbe

Jan 1, 2008
The subject of inquiry of this study is 'gender' within diaspora philanthropy in the discourse on migration and development. The contribution of this paper to the current literature on the migration-development-nexus (MDN) is the questioning of the major assumptions behind the migration-development discourse by challenging its notion of migrant networks as being homogeneous.