Dr. Bigi Thomas
Genre: Non-Fiction; Pages 160; Paperback: Rs 225, ISBN no. 978-93-81205-72-3
Different types of migration make people under go different experiences and the impact of migration on migrants and others associated with them are always remained as favorite topics of discussion world around. Here the author tries to explore and discuss in detail the positive and negative impacts of male migration on their left behind wives and children. Even if there are several books published on migration and its impact, majority of them discuss about the financial remittances and economical growth migration brings in to the migrated families and societies. But in this book author attempts to explore a less studied area that is the psychological, social and emotional well being and empowerment of the left behind wives of the migrants. Also the feelings of children towards the absence of fathers and their relationship with both the parents are discussed.