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Introduction: Buduburam: An Exemplary Refugee Camp?

Chapter 1. ‘Guests Who Stayed Too Long’: Refugee Lives in a Protracted Exile
Chapter 2. Economic Lives in Buduburam
Chapter 3. The Household Economy in the Camp
Chapter 4. Roots of Economic Stratification: A Historical Perspective
Chapter 5. Repatriation to Liberia: The ‘Best’ Solution for Refugees?
Chapter 6. The ‘End’ of Refugee Life? When Refugee Status Ceases
Chapter 7. Developing a Better Understanding of Livelihoods, Self-Reliance and Social Networks in Forced Migration Studies

Epilogue: Buduburam in 2015


The Myth of Self-Reliance

Economic Lives Inside a Liberian Refugee Camp

Naohiko Omata

194 pages, 3 figures, 3 illus., 6 tables, 2 maps, bibliog., index

ISBN  978-1-78533-564-8 Hb Published (June 2017)

eISBN 978-1-78533-565-5 eBook