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Changing CommunitiesStories of Migration, Displacement and Solidarities$
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Marjorie Mayo

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9781447329312

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: January 2018

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781447329312.001.0001

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Stories of migration, displacement, community resistance and solidarity

Stories of migration, displacement, community resistance and solidarity

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(p.1) One Stories of migration, displacement, community resistance and solidarity
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Changing Communities
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Marjorie Mayo

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Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447329312.003.0001

This chapter introduces the book’s themes of migration, displacement, community resistance and the development of community solidarities – drawing upon the author’s experiences as well as her previous research. In the context of neo-liberal globalisation there are common underlying causes for the movement of peoples, whether these are movements within countries or movements across national borders. There are similarities as well as differences between people’s displacements, including people’s displacement as a result of social cleansing, here in Britain. The chapter concludes by introducing the chapters that follow.

Keywords:   Migration, Displacement, Communities, Community resistance, Social solidarity, Neo-liberal globalisation

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