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Asylum, migration and community

Asylum, migration and community

Maggie O'Neill

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422231
eISBN:
9781447301516
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422231.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Issues of asylum, migration, humanitarian protection, and integration/belonging are of growing interest beyond the disciplines of refugee studies, migration, and social policy. Rooted in more than ... More

The dispersal and social exclusion of asylum seekersBetween liminality and belonging

The dispersal and social exclusion of asylum seekers: Between liminality and belonging

Patricia Hynes

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423269
eISBN:
9781447303749
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423269.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book establishes asylum seekers as a socially excluded group, investigating the policy of dispersing asylum seekers across the UK and providing an overview of historic and contemporary dispersal ... More

Doing research with refugeesIssues and guidelines

Doing research with refugees: Issues and guidelines

Bogusia Temple and Rhetta Moran (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861345981
eISBN:
9781447302131
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861345981.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book explores methodological issues relating to the involvement of refugees in both service evaluation and development and research more generally. It builds on a two-year seminar series funded ... More

Migration and welfare in the new EuropeSocial protection and the challenges of integration

Migration and welfare in the new Europe: Social protection and the challenges of integration

Emma Carmel, Alfio Cerami, and Theodoros Papadopoulos (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426444
eISBN:
9781447302797
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426444.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book provides insights into one of the most controversial and important subjects of the twenty-first century: migration and social integration. Empirically, it offers comprehensive grounding in ... More

Polish families and migration since EU accession

Polish families and migration since EU accession

Anne White

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847428202
eISBN:
9781447303008
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428202.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Based on 115 interviews with Polish mothers in the UK and Poland, as well as a specially-commissioned opinion poll, this topical book discusses recent Polish migration to the UK. In an account of ... More

Precarious LivesForced labour, exploitation and asylum

Precarious Lives: Forced labour, exploitation and asylum

Hannah Lewis, Peter Dwyer, Stuart Hodkinson, and Louise Waite

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447306900
eISBN:
9781447311676
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306900.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This ground-breaking book presents the first evidence of forced labour among displaced migrants who seek refuge in the UK. Through a critical engagement with contemporary debates about precarity, ... More

Refugee community organisations and dispersalNetworks, resources and social capital

Refugee community organisations and dispersal: Networks, resources and social capital

David Griffiths

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861346346
eISBN:
9781447303152
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861346346.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book is distinctive in combining theoretical discussion on the role of networks, resources, and social capital with fieldwork evidence and interviews with members of Refugee Community ... More

Spreading the 'burden'?A review of policies to disperse asylum seekers and refugees

Spreading the 'burden'?: A review of policies to disperse asylum seekers and refugees

Vaughan Robinson

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861344175
eISBN:
9781447303596
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861344175.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

European governments are now engaging in one of the largest exercises in social engineering that the continent has seen since the Second World War. Hundreds of thousands of asylum seekers and ... More

State crime and immoralityThe corrupting influence of the powerful

State crime and immorality: The corrupting influence of the powerful

Mark Monaghan and Simon Prideaux

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781447316749
eISBN:
9781447316770
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447316749.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book examines the activities of UK and international elites through the lens of state crime and social policy. Initially it defines the ideal state as a single, functioning whole that ensures ... More

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