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Migrants and Rights
Migrants and Rights
Edited by Mary Crock

Migrants and Rights

This volume bring together writings which trace the evolution in thinking about migrants as legal subjects and rights holders. The articles cover: issues around state sovereignty and migrants as subjects of international law; the articulation of rights; different categories of migrants; issues around health and disability. The volume also features an extended article on the proposal for an International Migrants’ Bill of Rights (IMBR) put forward ...

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London the Promised Land Revisited
London the Promised Land Revisited
Edited by Anne J. Kershen

London the Promised Land Revisited

The Changing Face of the London Migrant Landscape in the Early 21st Century

Some two decades since the publication of London the Promised Land?, which charted and investigated the successes and failures of the migrant experience in London over a period of three hundred years, this book re-examines the migrant landscape in London. Examining the changes to the migrant landscape of contemporary London at the micro, meso ...

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Mobility and Migration Choices
Mobility and Migration Choices
Edited by Martin van der Velde and Ton van Naerssen

Mobility and Migration Choices

Thresholds to Crossing Borders

The crossing of national state borders is one of the most-discussed issues of contemporary times and it poses many challenges for individual and collective identities. This book examines the three constitutive parts discerned in the cross-border mobility decision-making process: people, borders and trajectories and their interrelationships ...

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Sex, Slavery and the Trafficked Woman
Sex, Slavery and the Trafficked Woman
Ramona Vijeyarasa

Sex, Slavery and the Trafficked Woman

Myths and Misconceptions about Trafficking and its Victims

Sex, Slavery and the Trafficked Woman is a go-to text for readers who seek a comprehensive overview of the meaning of ‘human trafficking’ and current debates and perspectives on the issue. It presents a more nuanced understanding of human trafficking and its victims by examining - and challenging - the conventional assumptions that sit at ...

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Global Exposure in East Asia
Global Exposure in East Asia
Ming-Chang Tsai

Global Exposure in East Asia

A Comparative Study of Microglobalization

A rich, comparative and grounded examination of modern theories of globalization, this book introduces an innovative perspective that highlights the significance of microglobalization in understanding quotidian lives in a context of ever expanding transnational exchanges and connectivities. As such, it will appeal to social scientists with ...

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The Design of Frontier Spaces
The Design of Frontier Spaces
Edited by Carolyn Loeb and Andreas Luescher

The Design of Frontier Spaces

Control and Ambiguity

This text is unique in bringing together a number of scholarly perspectives in the arts and humanities to examine how spatial and architectural design decisions convey meaning, shape or abet specific social practices, and stage memories of frontier zones that no longer function as such. With studies from Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Europe ...

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Migration Across Boundaries
Migration Across Boundaries
Edited by Parvati Nair and Tendayi Bloom

Migration Across Boundaries

Linking Research to Practice and Experience

Organised around the themes of methodological considerations and interdisciplinary approaches, the experiences of migrants as researchers and interaction between practitioners, policy-makers and academics, Migration Across Boundaries discusses the realities of the discourses that surround international migration, examining the proper role ...

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Internal Migration
Internal Migration
Edited by Darren P. Smith, Nissa Finney, Keith Halfacree and Nigel Walford

Internal Migration

Geographical Perspectives and Processes

Over the last two decades there have been numerous profound changes in UK society which have had an impact on the scale, geographies, meaning and experiences of internal migration. Providing a critical appraisal of migration scholarship from the perspective of Geography, reviewing theory, substantive foci and method, this book demonstrates ...

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