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  • Latinos in the New South

    Transformations of Place, 1st Edition

    Edited by Owen J. Furuseth, Heather A. Smith

    Latinos have emerged as one of the fastest-growing ethnic populations in the American South. A 'New South' is taking shape in a region where culture and class relations have traditionally been constructed along black-white divides and experience absorbing culturally or linguistically foreign…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Social Cohesion and Immigration in Europe and North America

    Mechanisms, Conditions, and Causality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruud Koopmans, Bram Lancee, Merlin Schaeffer

    Concerns about immigration and the rising visibility of minorities have triggered a lively scholarly debate on the consequences of ethnic diversity for trust, cooperation, and other aspects of social cohesion. In this accessibly written volume, leading scholars explore where, when, and why ethnic…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Minority Internal Migration in Europe

    1st Edition

    By Gemma Catney

    Edited by Nissa Finney

    Immigration is a major component of population change for countries across Europe. However, questions remain about where immigrants go after they arrive in a new country. What are the patterns of internal migration of minorities (immigrants and their descendants), and what are the causes and…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge

  • Mobility and Place

    Enacting Northern European Peripheries, 1st Edition

    By Jørgen Ole Bærenholdt, Brynhild Granås

    The Northern peripheries of Europe, which are covered by this book, are associated with remoteness, the frontier, isolated communities, colonialism and resource extraction. Recently, huge projects in petroleum and hydropower have been located there, and the region has become better known as an…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03
    Routledge

  • Local Lives

    Migration and the Politics of Place, 1st Edition

    By Brigitte Bönisch-Brednich

    Edited by Catherine Trundle

    Local Lives contests dominant trends in migration theory, demonstrating that many migrant identities have not become entirely diasporic or cosmopolitan, but remain equally focused on emplaced belonging and the anxieties of being uprooted. By addressing the question of how migrants legally and…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03
    Routledge
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • Return Migration of the Next Generations

    21st Century Transnational Mobility, 1st Edition

    By Dennis Conway

    Edited by Robert B. Potter

    There is renewed interest in return migration among researchers of global movement patterns. Until recently, it was overlooked, regarded as the result of failure by emigrants, or related to the return of retired, elderly migrants. This important study looks at the one-and-a-half and second…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Dark Territory in the Information Age

    Learning from the West German Census Controversies of the 1980s, 1st Edition

    By Matthew G. Hannah

    Through a detailed account of the West German census controversies of the 1980s, this book offers a robust and geographical sense of what effective 'resistance' and 'empowerment' might mean in an age when the intensification of 'surveillance society' appears to render us ever more passive and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • New Pathways in Microsimulation

    1st Edition

    By Gijs Dekkers, Marcia Keegan

    Microsimulation as a modelling tool in social sciences has increased in importance over the last few decades. Once restricted to a handful of universities and government departments, as a scientific field it has achieved a new dynamism during the last decade. As computing power increases and data…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • The Rise of Obesity in Europe

    A Twentieth Century Food History, 1st Edition

    By Derek J. Oddy

    Edited by Peter J. Atkins

    Twentieth century Europe went through a dramatic transition from low income populations experiencing hunger and nutritionally inadequate diets, to the recent era of over-consumption and growing numbers of overweight and obese people. By examining the trends in food history from case studies across…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

  • Accession and Migration

    Changing Policy, Society, and Culture in an Enlarged Europe, 1st Edition

    By Yordanka Valkanova

    Edited by John Eade

    The expansion of the European Union in May 2004 through the entry of ten countries from Central and Eastern Europe, has generated considerable media interest - interest which was revived by further expansion in January 2007 when Bulgaria and Romania became the latest nations from the east to join.…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • Spatial Planning, Urban Form and Sustainable Transport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Katie Williams

    The ways in which we travel have a huge impact on sustainability. This book addresses the relationship between travel patterns and the physical form of cities, and considers the role of spatial planning in that relationship. Three sections present empirical research and commentaries from leading…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge
    Urban Planning and Environment

  • Managing Urban Futures

    Sustainability and Urban Growth in Developing Countries, 1st Edition

    By Marco Keiner

    Edited by Martina Koll-Schretzenmayr

    Urbanization is one of the most powerful forces influencing global sustainability. It is dominated by three factors: population growth, rural-urban migration and subsequent urban expansion. Perhaps nowhere are these factors more dominant than in developing countries. This volume brings together…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09
    Routledge

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