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Changing Communities: Stories of Migration, Displacement and Solidarities

Marjorie Mayo


This book brings theoretical understandings of migration and displacement (including displacement as a result of urban redevelopment programmes) together with empirical illustrations of the varying ways in which communities respond. These responses can be negative, divisive and exclusionary. But responses to migration and displacement can also be positive and mutually supportive, building solidarities both within and between communities, whether locally or transnationally. Drawing upon original research, the book includes case studies from varying international contexts, illustrating how diffe ... More

Keywords: Migration, Displacement, Urban redevelopment, Communities, Community arts, Diaspora, Solidarity, Social justice

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9781447329312
Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: January 2018 DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447329312.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Marjorie Mayo, author
Goldsmiths, University of London