Migration & Diaspora Products

  • Migrant Workers in Russia

    Global Challenges of the Shadow Economy in Societal Transformation

    Edited by Anna-Liisa Heusala, Kaarina Aitamurto

    Russia has a very large pool of economic migrants, up to 25% of the workforce according to some estimates. Although many migrants, many from former Soviet countries which are now independent, entered Russia legally, they frequently face bureaucratic obstacles to legal employment and Russian…

    Hardback – 2016-10-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

  • Theorising Noncitizenship

    Concepts, Debates and Challenges

    Edited by Katherine Tonkiss, Tendayi Bloom

    ‘Noncitizenship’, if it is considered at all, is generally seen only as the negation or deprivation of citizenship. It is rarely examined in its own right, whether in relation to States, to noncitizens, or citizens. This means that it is difficult to examine successfully the status of noncitizens,…

    Hardback – 2016-10-21 
    Routledge

  • Political and Humanitarian Responses to Syrian Displacement

    By Sarah Deardorff Miller

    This book examines Syrian displacement since the start of the 2011 conflict. It considers how neighboring refugee-hosting states--namely Jordan, Turkey and Lebanon--have responded to Syrian refugees, as well as how the international humanitarian community has assisted and protected refugees and…

    Hardback – 2016-10-14 
    Routledge

  • Asylum Law in the European Union

    By Francesco Cherubini

    This book examines the rules governing the right to asylum in the European Union. Drawing on the 1951 United Nations Convention relating to the Status of Refugees, and the 1967 Protocol, Francesco Cherubini asks how asylum obligations under international refugee law have been incorporated into the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Asylum, Migration and Refugee Law

  • International Organisations and the Politics of Migration

    Edited by Martin Geiger, Antoine Pecoud

    Over the last two decades, international migration has become a global issue. It is perceived as an ongoing challenge for governments, as well as an issue that is deeply related to other international challenges, such as development, climate change, security and public health. In this context,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03 
    Routledge
    Research in Ethnic and Migration Studies

  • Global Insurrectional Politics

    Edited by Nevzat Soguk

    The recent Arab uprisings across North Africa and the Middle East have attracted scholarly attention as popular movements with novel transnational and religious dimensions. What became known as the Arab Spring can be read as part of a broader politics of normative defiance of predominant political…

    Hardback – 2016-09-29 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Globalizations

  • Responses to Stigmatization in Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Michele Lamont, Nissim Mizrachi

    Multiculturalism and diversity have raised a number of challenges for liberal democracy, not least the stigmatization of people in response to these developments. In this book, leading experts from a range of disciplines look at the responses to stigmatization from the perspectives of ordinary…

    Paperback – 2016-09-29 
    Routledge
    Ethnic and Racial Studies

  • Where are Europe’s New Borders?

    Critical Insights into Contemporary European Bordering

    Edited by Anthony Cooper

    Europe’s borders have always been historically ambiguous and dynamic, whereby borders shift and change character and new borders replace older ones. By focusing upon the title question ‘where are Europe’s new borders’, this volume looks at the present state of European bordering and questions the…

    Hardback – 2016-09-22 
    Routledge

  • The Atlas of Environmental Migration

    By Dina Ionesco, Daria Mokhnacheva, Francois Gemenne

    As climate change and extreme weather events increasingly threaten traditional landscapes and livelihoods of entire communities the need to study its impact on human migration and population displacement has never been greater. The Atlas of Environmental Migration is the first illustrated…

    Paperback – 2016-09-21 
    Routledge

  • The Emerging Law of Forced Displacement in Africa

    Development and Implementation of the Kampala Convention on Internal Displacement

    By Allehone M. Abebe

    In 2014 there were 38 million civilians who had been internally displaced by conflicts and effects of natural disasters in various parts of the world. Internally displaced persons (IDPs) are currently the largest group of persons receiving assistance from some of the main international humanitarian…

    Hardback – 2016-09-21 
    Routledge
    Human Rights and International Law

  • Migration Borders Freedom

    By Harald Bauder

    International borders have become deadly barriers of a proportion rivaled only by war or natural disaster. Yet despite the damage created by borders, most people can’t – or don’t want to – imagine a world without them. What alternatives do we have to prevent the deadly results of contemporary…

    Hardback – 2016-09-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Transnationalism, Diaspora and Migrants from the former Yugoslavia in Britain

    By Gayle Munro

    The geo-political area of what once constituted Yugoslavia has been a region of significant migration since the 1960s. More recently, the conflicts in the region were the catalysts for massive displacements of individuals, families and whole communities. Thus far, there has been a gap in the…

    Hardback – 2016-09-13 
    Routledge

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