Ségolène Payan : the migratory rite, a hindrance of the process of subjectivation ?

In the traditional societies of western Africa, every year nusmerous teenagers are appointed, ritually, by them peers to be applicants for immigration. The fulfillment of the « mission » which is assigned to them can succeed only in the price of a subjective appropriation of their fate.

Adolescence, 2011, T. 29 n°2, pp. 317-324.