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Diasporas and Homeland Conflicts
Diasporas and Homeland Conflicts
Bahar Baser

Diasporas and Homeland Conflicts

A Comparative Perspective

As violent conflicts become increasingly intra-state rather than inter-state, international migration has rendered them increasingly transnational, as protagonists from each side find themselves in new countries of residence. In spite of leaving their homeland, the grievances and grudges that existed between them are not forgotten and can ...

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Suspect Families
Suspect Families
Edited by Torsten Heinemann, Ilpo Helén, Thomas Lemke, Ursula Naue and Martin G. Weiss

Suspect Families

DNA Analysis, Family Reunification and Immigration Policies

Suspect Families is the first book to investigate the social, political, and ethical implications of parental testing for family reunification in immigration cases. Drawing on policy documents, legal frameworks, case study material and interviews with representatives of governmental and non-governmental organisation and immigration authorities ...

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Preventing Human Trafficking
Preventing Human Trafficking
Robert W. Spires

Preventing Human Trafficking

Education and NGOs in Thailand

This book explores human trafficking, examining the work of grass-roots, non-profit organizations who educate and rehabilitate human trafficking victims and at-risk youth. Through interviews with staff and children, the author compares the work of two NGOs on-the-ground in Thailand with the work of similar organizations overseas, shedding ...

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Cultural Networks in Migrating Heritage
Cultural Networks in Migrating Heritage
Perla Innocenti

Cultural Networks in Migrating Heritage

Intersecting Theories and Practices across Europe

This book highlights the strengths and benefits from new cultural networking practices but also the challenges and issues that arise, how these could be addressed and what lessons can be learnt. It also sets out to answer the questions ‘how’. How can we leverage the power of cross-border cultural networks in a contested place such as Europe ...

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Employers, Agencies and Immigration
Employers, Agencies and Immigration
Edited by Anna Triandafyllidou and Sabrina Marchetti

Employers, Agencies and Immigration

Paying for Care

Exploring the performance by immigrants of domestic and care work in European households, this book places the employer centre-stage, examining the role of the employer and his or her agents in securing the balance between work, family and welfare needs, as well as investigating both who the employers are and the nature of their relationships ...

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Skilled Migration, Expectation and Reality
Skilled Migration, Expectation and Reality
Ying Lu, Ramanie Samaratunge and Charmine E.J. Härtel

Skilled Migration, Expectation and Reality

Chinese Professionals and the Global Labour Market

In Skilled Migration, Expectation and Reality the authors offer the findings of their research into the acculturation and integration issues confronting Professional Chinese Immigrants in the Australian labour market. This rigorous quantitative and qualitative study is one of the first systematic examinations of acculturation to focus specifically ...

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Heritage, Diaspora and the Consumption of Culture
Heritage, Diaspora and the Consumption of Culture
Edited by Diane Sabenacio Nititham and Rebecca Boyd

Heritage, Diaspora and the Consumption of Culture

Movements in Irish Landscapes

Using an interdisciplinary and transhistorical framework this book examines the cultural, material, and symbolic articulations of Irish migration relationships from the medieval period through to the contemporary post-Celtic Tiger era. With attention to people’s different uses of social space, relationships with and memories of the landscape ...

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The Integration and Protection of Immigrants
The Integration and Protection of Immigrants
Edited by Paul Van Aerschot and Patricia Daenzer

The Integration and Protection of Immigrants

Canadian and Scandinavian Critiques

This book draws attention to weaknesses in the regulation and implementation of integration provisions threatening the immigrants’ individual rights in the EU member states of Denmark, Finland and Sweden. The study uses Canada as a point of reference and challenges readers to critically review the meaning of rights and the notion of global ...

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