The efforts of dwelling: An introduction
Source of Publication
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East
© 2017 Duke University Press. This piece introduces the six brief essays assembled in the themed section “Dwelling.” Comprising ethnographic and historical research from South Africa, China, India, Malaysia, and Zimbabwe, these essays invite cross-regional discussion on the labors and meanings of dwelling under conditions of precarity, migration, militarization, state surveillance, upheaval, and displacement.
Duke University Press
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Home, Houses, Infrastructure, Precarity, Urbanization
Williams, James, "The efforts of dwelling: An introduction" (2017). All Works. 3430.
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