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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

Borders, Mobility and Belonging in the Era of Brexit and Trump

Borders, Mobility and Belonging in the Era of Brexit and Trump

Mary Gilmartin, Patricia Wood, and Cian O'Callaghan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447347279
eISBN:
9781447347316
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447347279.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Questions of migration and citizenship are at the heart of global political debate with Brexit and the election of Donald Trump having ripple effects around the world. Providing new insights into the ... 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

Embodied Research in Migration StudiesUsing Creative and Participatory Approaches

Embodied Research in Migration Studies: Using Creative and Participatory Approaches

Elena Vacchelli

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447339069
eISBN:
9781447339106
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447339069.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

The definition of data in qualitative research is expanding. This book highlights the value of embodiment as a qualitative research tool and outlines what it means to do embodied research at various ... 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

The Politics of CompassionImmigration and Asylum Policy

The Politics of Compassion: Immigration and Asylum Policy

Ala Sirriyeh

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781529200423
eISBN:
9781529200447
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529200423.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Whether addressing questions of loss, (be)longing, fears of an immigration ‘invasion’ or perceived injustices in immigration policies, immigration debates are infused with strong emotions. Emotion is ... 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

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