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  • The Immigration Debate

    The Legal Production of Immigrant "Illegality"

    By Greg Prieto

    "What part of illegal don’t you understand?" This oft-repeated slogan from immigration restrictionists reveals the highly contentious quality of immigration reform.. American immigration policies have not experience a comprehensive overhall since 1986, as debates continue into another election…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge
    Framing 21st Century Social Issues

  • New Chinese Migrations

    Mobility, Home, and Inspirations

    Edited by Yuk Wah Chan, Sin Yee Koh

    With the rapid economic development of China and the overall shift in the global political economy, there is now the emergence of new Chinese on the move. These new Chinese migrants and diasporas are pioneers in the establishment of multiple homes in new geographical locations, the development of…

    Hardback – 2017-10-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Asian Migration

  • Diasporic Social Mobilization and Political Participation during the Arab Uprisings

    Edited by Claire Beaugrand, Vincent Geisser

    The Arab protest movements of 2010-2011 gave momentum and inspiration to unprecedented political mobilisations of migrants of Arab origin, whether first generation, second generation, or more, in Europe, North and South-America. This book analyses the essential yet understudied role of Arab…

    Hardback – 2017-10-24 
    Routledge

  • Mega-Events as Economies of the Imagination

    Creating Atmospheres for Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020

    By Rodanthi Tzanelli

    Atmosphere, the elusive ambiance of a place, enables or hinders its mobility in global consumption contexts. Atmosphere connects to social imaginaries, utopian representational frames producing the culture of a city or country. But who resolves atmospheric contradictions in a place’s social and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Migration and Environmental Change in the West African Sahel

    Why Capabilities and Aspirations Matter

    By Victoria van der Land

    The West African Sahel is predicted to be heavily affected by climate change in the future. Slow-onset environmental changes, such as increasing rainfall variability and rising temperature, are presumed to worsen the livelihood conditions and to increase the out-migration from the affected regions.…

    Hardback – 2017-10-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Migration, Displacement and Resettlement

  • Impossible Refuge

    The Control and Constraint of Refugee Futures

    By Georgina Ramsay

    Impossible Refuge brings the perspectives of refugees into rapidly emerging dialogues about contemporary situations of mass forced migration, asking: what does it mean to be displaced? Based on multi-sited ethnographic research conducted with refugees from Central Africa living in situations of…

    Hardback – 2017-10-17 
    Routledge
    On Edge: Ethnographies and Theories of Threshold Phenomena

  • Internal Migration in the Developed World

    Are we becoming less mobile?

    Edited by Tony Champion, Thomas Cooke, Ian Shuttleworth

    The frequency with which people move home has important implications for national economic performance and the well-being of individuals and families. Much contemporary social and migration theory posits that the world is becoming more mobile, leading to the recent ‘mobilities turn’ within the…

    Hardback – 2017-10-09 
    Routledge
    International Population Studies

  • Mobility and Migration in Film and Moving Image Art

    Cinema Beyond Europe

    By Nilgun Bayraktar

    Mobility and Migration in Film and Moving Image Art explores cinematic and artistic representations of migration and mobility in Europe since the 1990s. Drawing on theories of migrant and diasporic cinema, moving-image art, and mobility studies, Bayraktar provides historically situated close…

    Paperback – 2017-10-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Muslims in Europe

    Comparative perspectives on socio-cultural integration

    Edited by Paul Statham, Jean Tillie

    Atrocities by terrorists acting in the name of the ‘Islamic State’ are occurring with increasing regularity across Western Europe. Often the perpetrators are ‘home grown’, which places the relationship between Muslims and the countries in which they live under intense political and media scrutiny,…

    Hardback – 2017-10-04 
    Routledge
    Research in Ethnic and Migration Studies

  • Immigration and Categorical Inequality

    Migration to the City and the Birth of Race and Ethnicity

    Edited by Ernesto Castañeda

    Immigration and Categorical Inequality explains the general processes of migration, the categorization of newcomers in urban areas as racial or ethnic others, and the mechanisms that perpetuate inequality among groups. Inspired by the pioneering work of Charles Tilly on chain migration,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-03 
    Routledge

  • India's Missed Opportunity

    India's Relationship with the Non Resident Indians

    By Marie C. Lall

    This title was first published in 2001. An important analysis of the links between the Indian Diaspora and the state and how this Diaspora can influence economic and foreign policy making in their country of origin. M.C. Lall focuses on India, presenting an unusual case whereby the Indian…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Transitions

    Russians, Ethiopians, and Bedouins in Israel’s Negev Desert

    By Richard Isralowitz, Jonathan Friedlander

    This title was first published in 2000:  Comprising over one-third of the land area of Israel, the Negev is home to more than 400,000 residents representing one of the most unusual ethnic mixes in the world. Immigrants from many regions and countries: North Africa, Ethiopia, the Middle East,…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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