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  • Refugees and the Politics of the Everyday State in Pakistan

    Resettlement in Punjab, 1947-1962

    By Elisabetta Iob

    This book is a comprehensive and in-depth analysis of the resettlement and the rehabilitation of Partition refugees in Pakistani Punjab between 1947 and 1962. It weaves a chronological and thematic plot into a single narrative, and focuses on the Punjabi refugee middle and upper-middle class.…

    Hardback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    Royal Asiatic Society Books

  • Making Homes in Diasporic Communities

    Transnational belonging amongst Filipina migrants

    By Diane Sabenacio Nititham

    Making Home in Diasporic Communities demonstrates the global scope of the Filipino diaspora, engaging with wider scholarship on globalization and the ways in which the dynamics of nation-state institutions, labour migration, and social relationships intersect for transnational communities. Based on…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • Brokering High-Risk Migration and Illegality in West Africa

    Abroad at any cost

    By Maybritt Jill Alpes

    Do young West Africans want to go abroad at any cost because they receive too little or erroneous information? Why do they and their families risk large sums of money with migration brokers? How do the risks of illegality and deportation change migration aspirations in West Africa? This book places…

    Hardback – 2016-11-25 
    Routledge
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • Migrant Cross-Cultural Encounters in Asia and the Pacific

    Edited by Jacqueline Leckie, Angela McCarthy, Angela Wanhalla

    In contrast to much scholarship on cross-cultural encounters, which focuses primarily on contact between indigenous peoples and ’settlers’ or ’sojourners’, this book is concerned with migrant aspects of this phenomenon - whether migrant-migrant, or migrant-host encounters - bringing together…

    Hardback – 2016-11-15 
    Routledge
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • Towards a European Society?

    Boundaries, borders, barriers

    Edited by Ronald Pohoryles, Sasa Bozic

    In the aftermath of the Maastricht Treaty, Europe saw tremendous integration, but the last few years have seen a new power game between federalist and confederalist actors. Although the Lisbon Treaty increased the power of the federalist-inclined European Parliament, the politics of the European…

    Hardback – 2016-11-15 
    Routledge

  • Deportation, Anxiety, Justice

    New ethnographic perspectives

    Edited by Heike Drotbohm, Ines Hasselberg

    This book provides new ethnographic perspectives on the intersections between deportation, anxiety, and justice. As an instrument for controlling international migration, deportation policies may be justified by public authorities as measures responding to anxieties over (unregulated) migration. At…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge
    Research in Ethnic and Migration Studies

  • Migrants, Minorities, and the Media

    Information, representations, and participation in the public sphere

    Edited by Erik Bleich, Irene Bloemraad, Els de Graauw

    The media inform the public, help political and social actors communicate with each other, influence perceptions of pressing issues, depict topics and people in particular ways, and may shape political views and participation. Given these critical functions that the media play in society, this book…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge

  • Hope and Uncertainty in Contemporary African Migration

    Edited by Nauja Kleist, Dorte Thorsen

    Nauja Kleist is a senior researcher at the Danish Institute for International Studies. Dorte Thorsen is an associate tutor at the University of Sussex, UK and an associate researcher at LPED, Aix Marseille Université – IRD, France.…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • European Borderlands

    Living with barriers and bridges

    Edited by Elisabeth Boesen, Gregor Schnuer

    The expectations of European planners for the gradual disappearance of national borders, and the corresponding prognoses of social scientists, have turned out to be over-optimistic. Borders have not disappeared – not even in a unified and predominantly peaceful Europe – but rather they have changed…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

  • 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 – 2016-10-25 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Good Neighbourhood

    State, civil society and the enhancement of cultural capital in East Central Europe

    By Bela Filep

    Analysing neighbourly relations in multicultural societies, this book develops a concept of good neighbourhood and argues that cultural capital in various forms is the determining variable in building good-neighbourly relations. This work breaks new ground by offering a conceptual integration of…

    Hardback – 2016-10-24 
    Routledge
    Border Regions Series

  • European Social Integration and the Roma

    Questioning Neoliberal Governmentality

    By Cerasela Voiculescu

    In the field of political sociology and European studies, there has long been a discussion on transnational neoliberal development and ethnic groups’ self-governance. Notwithstanding, there has been limited exploration in relation to modes of knowledge production associated with neoliberal…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

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