What is it about?
Staying put is a desired life option for many rural villagers, including those in contexts of high emigration. However, it requires complex and dynamic engagments with mobility in order to be able to stay put.
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Why is it important?
Desired immobility is a wish experienced by many but little addressed by research as it is conceived as a by default situation.
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This page is a summary of: Is it simpler to leave or to stay put? Desired immobility in a Mexican village, Population Space and Place, December 2017, Wiley, DOI: 10.1002/psp.2127.
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