Population Geography Products

  • Brokering Circular Labour Migration

    A Mobile Ethnography of Migrant Care Workers’ Journey to Switzerland, 1st Edition

    By Huey Shy Chau

    This book examines the commercialisation of domestic and care work through private agencies organising transnational care arrangements by brokering migrant workers. The book focuses on the emergence of private for-profit home care agencies post the 2011 extension of the Free Movement of Workers to…

    Hardback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

  • Europe and the Refugee Response (Open Access)

    A Crisis of Values?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elżbieta M. Goździak, Izabella Main, Brigitte Suter

    This book explores how the rising numbers of refugees entering Europe from 2015 onwards played into fears of cultural, religious, and ethnic differences across the continent. The migrant, or refugee crisis, prompted fierce debate about European norms and values, with some commentators questioning…

    Hardback – 2020-03-19 
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

  • Routledge Handbook of Migration and Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tanja Bastia, Ronald Skeldon

    The Routledge Handbook of Migration and Development provides an interdisciplinary, agenda-setting survey of the fields of migration and development, bringing together over 60 expert contributors from around the world to chart current and future trends in research on this topic. The links…

    Hardback – 2020-03-05 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Contemporary European Emigration

    Situating Integration in New Destinations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brigitte Suter, Lisa Åkesson

    At a time when European unity is politically challenged by the question of immigration and integration, it is easy to overlook the fact that there are significant numbers of Europeans leaving the continent. Academically, little is known about why Europeans leave the continent, how they chose their…

    Hardback – 2020-03-05 
    Routledge Studies in Development, Mobilities and Migration

  • Family and Population Changes in Singapore

    A unique case in the global family change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wei-Jun Jean Yeung, Shu Hu

    This book depicts the evolution of Singapore’s family and population landscape in the last half a century, the related public policies, and future challenges. Since the country gained independence in 1965, family and population policies have been integral to her nation-building strategies. The…

    Paperback – 2020-02-03 

  • Keys to Successful Immigration

    Implications of the New Jersey Experience, 1st Edition

    By Thomas J. Espenshade

    Published in 1997. The Urban Institute has been studying immigration for almost a decade and a half. In recent years, the Institute’s focus has widened to include immigration integration. Unlike immigration policy, which is a federal responsibility, policies regarding immigrant integration have…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Urbanization in China

    Town and Country in a Developing Economy 1949-2000 AD, 1st Edition

    By Richard J R Kirkby

    Originally published in 1985, Urbanisation in China is based on extensive original research and fieldwork, considers the whole problem of urbanisation in China. Starting with an outline of the pre-communist legacy, the author traces population changes and urban growth throughout the communist…

    Paperback – 2020-01-31 
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban History

  • Patterns of European Urbanisation Since 1500

    1st Edition

    Edited by Henk Schmal

    Originally published in 1981, Patterns of European Urbanisation Since 1500 examines urbanisation in Europe since 1500, paying particular attention to the underlying factors which govern the differentiated process of urbanisation. The book goes on to formulate some of the ways in which these factors…

    Paperback – 2020-01-30 
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban History

  • Geographies of the Internet

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barney Warf

    This book offers a comprehensive overview of recent research on the internet, emphasizing its spatial dimensions, geospatial applications, and the numerous social and geographic implications such as the digital divide and the mobile internet. Written by leading scholars in the field, the book…

    Hardback – 2020-01-29 
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Cities and Labour Immigration

    Comparing Policy Responses in Amsterdam, Paris, Rome and Tel Aviv, 1st Edition

    By Michael Alexander

    Using a unique analytical framework based on host-stranger relations, this book explores the response of cities to the arrival and settlement of labour immigrants. Comparing the local policies of four cities - Paris, Amsterdam, Rome and Tel Aviv - Michael Alexander charts the development of migrant…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20
    Research in Migration and Ethnic Relations Series

  • Population, Migration and Settlement in Australia and the Asia-Pacific

    In Memory of Graeme Hugo, 1st Edition

    Edited by Natascha Klocker, Olivia Dun

    The chapters in this book reflect on the work of seminal Australian geographer, the late Professor Graeme Hugo. Graeme Hugo was widely respected because of his impressive contributions to scholarship and policy in the fields of migration, population and development, which spanned several decades.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19

  • The Lineaments of Population Policy in India

    Women and Family Planning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mohan Rao

    India is the first country in the world to have an official programme for family planning that commenced in 1952. It has also seen a strong women’s movement to assert reproductive and contraceptive rights. This book brings to the fore several contestations and negotiations between public policy and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16
    Routledge India

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