The Metabolism of Modern Migration

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Author: Victor Seow1
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  • 1 Harvard University
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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.


Interdisciplinary Journal of Mobility Studies


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