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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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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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Remapping Gender, Place and Mobility
Remapping Gender, Place and Mobility
Edited by Stine Thidemann Faber and Helene Pristed Nielsen

Remapping Gender, Place and Mobility

Global Confluences and Local Particularities in Nordic Peripheries

Enhancing our understanding of how people and places are affected by globalization at the level of everyday interactions within ‘Nordic Peripheries’, this book sheds light on local particularities as well as global confluences, by illuminating how gender, mobility and belonging contribute to ruptures and/or stability in the lives of men and ...

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Towards a Refugee Oriented Right of Asylum
Towards a Refugee Oriented Right of Asylum
Laura Westra, Satvinder Juss and Tullio Scovazzi

Towards a Refugee Oriented Right of Asylum

This volume explores the factors that give rise to the number of people seeking asylum and examines the barriers they continue to face. The authors explore the causality that generates displacement, discuss how migrants are received and the problems they face on arrival, and conclude by confronting the fate and status of asylum seekers after arrival. The authors propose ways of approaching the situation beyond the present language and the limited ...

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Museums, Migration and Identity in Europe
Museums, Migration and Identity in Europe
Edited by Christopher Whitehead, Katherine Lloyd, Susannah Eckersley and Rhiannon Mason

Museums, Migration and Identity in Europe

Peoples, Places and Identities

Changes in population flows, migration patterns and demographic movement now underscore both cultural and political practice, be it in the accommodation of ‘diversity’ in cultural and social policy, scholarly explorations of hybridity or in state immigration controls. This book investigates the historical and contemporary relationships between ...

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