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Repensar lo rural ante la globalización: La sociedad civil migrante


  • Fox, Jonathan A


One of each eight adult Mexicans resides in the United States. The rural-rural component of this migrationary process explains a growing ruralization of the Mexican population in the United States. It could be surmised that the migrants have opted to exit rather than use their voice; nevertheless many of them are exercising their voice from what might be termed the ‘migrant civil society’ via (i) community-based social organizations; (ii) civil organizations controlled or influenced by migrants; (iii) means of communication controlled or influenced by migrants; and (iv) autonomous public spaces.

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  • Fox, Jonathan A, 2007. "Repensar lo rural ante la globalización: La sociedad civil migrante," Center for Global, International and Regional Studies, Working Paper Series qt6f2225fp, Center for Global, International and Regional Studies, UC Santa Cruz.
  • Handle: RePEc:cdl:glinre:qt6f2225fp

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