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Emigration: meeting with the stranger in and outside ourselves
Journal Title: INTERAZIONI 
Author/s: Anna Sabatini Scalmati 
Year:  2014 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  15 Pg. 61-75 FullText PDF:  63 KB
DOI:  10.3280/INT2014-001006
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The author on the basis of her experience of therapeutic work with political refugees, tries to put their journey into words, from departure to arrival in a foreign land. She also depicts the destruction of their inter-subjective ties, as well as the mistrust the migrant, as a bewildered figure, inspires to residents: he comes from faraway lands, antithetic to Europe and "civilization". Moreover, she expresses the memories and the strident horizons of needs that the foreigner, with his forced journey and his modest look, evokes in the people that welcomes him; and, therefore, to the repressed or unrepressed results of all this in the treatment relationship.
Keywords: Escape, journey, emigration, numbing, cultural clash

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Anna Sabatini Scalmati, Emigration: meeting with the stranger in and outside ourselves in "INTERAZIONI" 1/2014, pp. 61-75, DOI:10.3280/INT2014-001006

   

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