Population Geography Products

  • Refugees, Recent Migrants and Employment

    Challenging Barriers and Exploring Pathways, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sonia McKay

    Upheavals in vast areas of the world have led to a growing number of international refugees, a significant proportion of which have made their way to the West. At the same time, economic and social pressures, together with skills and labour shortages, have encouraged the migration for work of…

    Paperback – 2011-08-16
    Routledge Research in Population and Migration

  • Ageing in East Asia

    Challenges and Policies for the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tsung-hsi Fu, Rhidian Hughes

    Ageing populations present considerable challenges to welfare states internationally, and East Asia is no exception. Demographics show that countries in East Asia either have the highest proportion of older people, or the speed at which their population is ageing is faster than anywhere else in the…

    Paperback – 2011-03-24
    Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

  • Sport and Migration

    Borders, Boundaries and Crossings, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Maguire, Mark Falcous

    From Major League Baseball to English soccer’s Premier League, all successful contemporary professional sports leagues include a wide diversity of nationalities and ethnicities within their playing and coaching rosters. The international migration of sporting talent and labor, encouraged and…

    Paperback – 2010-10-06

  • Governing International Labour Migration

    Current Issues, Challenges and Dilemmas, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christina Gabriel, Hélène Pellerin

    This book offers a critical examination of the way in which the nature and governance of international labour migration is changing within a globalizing environment. It examines how labour mobility and the governance of labour migration are changing by exploring the links between political economy…

    Paperback – 2010-07-30
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • Labour Migration and Social Development in Contemporary China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Murphy

    Since the mid-1980s, mass migration from the countryside to urban areas has been one of the most dramatic and noticeable changes in China. Labour migration has not only exerted a profound impact on China’s economy; it has also had far-reaching consequences for its social development. This book…

    Paperback – 2010-06-01
    Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

  • Islam and the Securitisation of Population Policies

    Muslim States and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Katrina Riddell

    There has been much scholarly debate on the politically disruptive capabilities of Islam and the threats to global security posed by or to Muslim states and societies, but within this dialogue there has been little recognition of the role of population policies in security issues. Katrina Riddell's…

    Hardback – 2009-08-25

  • Population Decline and Ageing in Japan - The Social Consequences

    1st Edition

    By Florian Coulmas

    This book presents a comprehensive analysis of one of the most pressing challenges facing Japan today: population decline and ageing. It argues that social ageing is a phenomenon that follows in the wake of industrialization, urbanization and social modernization, bringing about changes in values,…

    Paperback – 2008-08-31
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Contested Worlds

    An Introduction to Human Geography, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Phillips

    Contested Worlds provides an introduction both to a multitude of geographical worlds which are currently being actively constructed and contested, and to a range of different perspectives on these worlds being adopted and contested by geographers. It is unique in its focus on the role of…

    Paperback – 2006-09-28

  • Women, Migration and Citizenship

    Making Local, National and Transnational Connections, 1st Edition

    By Alexandra Dobrowolsky

    Edited by Evangelia Tastsoglou

    Given the recent and rapid changes to migration patterns and citizenship processes, this volume provides a timely, compelling, empirical and theoretical study of the gendered implications of such developments. More specifically, it draws out the multiple connections between migration and…

    Hardback – 2006-06-09
    Gender in a Global/Local World

  • The Future of Low Birth-Rate Populations

    1st Edition

    By Lincoln H. Day

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1995-03-16

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