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Youth Migration and the Politics of WellbeingStories of Life in Transition

Youth Migration and the Politics of Wellbeing: Stories of Life in Transition

Elaine Chase and Jennifer Allsopp

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529209020
eISBN:
9781529209044
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529209020.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book examines the factors affecting the health and wellbeing of young people as they transition to adulthood under the shadow of migration control. Drawing on unique longitudinal data, the book ... More

Negotiating Migration in the Context of Climate ChangeInternational Policy and Discourse

Negotiating Migration in the Context of Climate Change: International Policy and Discourse

Sarah Louise Nash

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781529201260
eISBN:
9781529201307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201260.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Assessing migration in the context of climate change, this book draws on empirical research to offer a unique analysis of policy-making in the field. This detailed account is a vital step in ... More

Time, Migration and Forced ImmobilitySub-Saharan African Migrants in Morocco

Time, Migration and Forced Immobility: Sub-Saharan African Migrants in Morocco

Inka Stock

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781529201970
eISBN:
9781529202014
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529201970.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book is concerned with the effects of European migration policy on migrants in the Global South. In particular, it uncovers how border enforcement policies and the crackdown on irregular ... 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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