The Metabolism of Modern Migration

in Transfers
Author:
Victor Seow Harvard University seow@fas.harvard.edu

Search for other papers by Victor Seow in
Current site
Google Scholar
PubMed
Close
Restricted access

This thought piece reflects on the workings of modern migration through the prism of metabolism. It contends that the metabolic idiom productively underscores how migration as a process is enabled and evoked by particular flows of materials and energy and how the movement of migrants engenders social and environmental transformations.

  • Collapse
  • Expand

Transfers

Interdisciplinary Journal of Mobility Studies

Metrics

All Time Past Year Past 30 Days
Abstract Views 3775 3644 5
Full Text Views 34 7 1
PDF Downloads 53 7 2