test
Search publications, data, projects and authors
Poverty Anthropology. The Roma and the case of the Seville settlement of ‘Los Bermejales’

article

<oai:doaj.org/article:ba9756f8100a4156b85c095ae0b2de11>
KeywordsTriple Keywords
Anthropology
Human populations
Human population
Populations, Human
Population
Population growth
Traffic
Mass communication
Communication and traffic
Communications industries

Abstract

The Roma village or race is one of the clearest examples of the anthropology of poverty in large complex cities or societies. In these large population centres, the Roma come massively in the hope of living at the expense of the ‘concrete’ of the large urban middle class. In the city, the Roma live in underwork or, rather, occupations, such as the sale of flowers, field fruits, collection and sale of cartons and paper, sale of objects in strategic sites (such as the well-known cases of paper handkerchiefs in traffic lights, which is also the task of payers), or simply persist for the work and grace of charity. (It is now possible to see a sort of legalisation of charity with the so-called social wage, with which, as in the Middle Ages, and thus bridging distances, the poor is ‘built up’).

...loading
Report a bug

Under construction

We're in Beta!

The GoTriple platform is still in Beta and we keep adding new features everyday. Check the project's website to see what's new and subscribe to our Mailing List.