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Alvarez, Manuel

Dianne Jennings Walker.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Diplomatic History; International Relations. 1299 words.

Alvarez, Manuel (1794–05 July 1856), merchant and U.S. consul, was born in Abelgas, León, Spain, the son of Don José Alvarez and Doña María Antonia Arias. Alvarez spent his childhood in his...

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‘An inborn restlessness’: Migration and exile in a turbulent world

Alan Gamlen.

in Migration Studies

November 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour and Demographic Economics; Human Geography; International Relations; Migration Studies. 3628 words.

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Bacon, Robert

Calvin D. Davis.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Diplomatic History; International Relations; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1065 words.

Bacon, Robert (05 July 1860–29 May 1919), banker, diplomat, and soldier, was born in Jamaica Plain near Boston, Massachusetts, the son of William Benjamin Bacon and Emily Crosby Low. Raised...

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Baring, (George) Rowland Stanley, third earl of Cromer

John Orbell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Diplomatic History; International Relations. 1681 words.

Baring, (George) Rowland Stanley, third earl of Cromer (1918–1991), banker and diplomatist, was born on 28 July 1918, the only son and youngest of three children of Rowland Thomas Baring,...

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Barret, William

Christine Woodhead.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Diplomatic History; International Relations. 434 words.

Barret, William (d. 1584), commercial agent and consul, is of obscure origins. The earliest mention of Barret concerns his assisting the merchant John Keele to load the Turkey Company's...

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Beyond conditionality versus cooperation: Power and resistance in the case of EU mobility partnerships and Swiss migration partnerships

Rahel Kunz and Julia Maisenbacher.

in Migration Studies

July 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour and Demographic Economics; Human Geography; International Relations; Migration Studies. 11247 words.

Migration partnerships (MPs) have become a key instrument in global migration governance. In contrast to traditional unilateral approaches, MPs emphasize a more comprehensive and inclusive...

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<i>Blurred borders: Transnational migration between the Hispanic Caribbean and the United States.</i> By Jorge Duany.

Hector R. Cordero-Guzman.

in Migration Studies

March 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour and Demographic Economics; Human Geography; International Relations; Migration Studies. 1559 words.

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<i>Border as Method</i>. By Sandro Mezzadra and Brett Neilson.

Hagar Kotef.

in Migration Studies

July 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour and Demographic Economics; Human Geography; International Relations; Migration Studies. 1060 words.

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<i>Border Vigils: Keeping Migrants Out of the Rich World</i>. By Jeremy Harding

Sonja Wolf.

in Migration Studies

July 2014; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Labour and Demographic Economics; Human Geography; International Relations; Migration Studies. 989 words.

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Bowdoin, James

James M. Banner.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Diplomatic History; International Relations. 921 words.

Bowdoin, James (22 September 1752–11 October 1811), merchant and diplomat, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, son of James Bowdoin, a merchant and Massachusetts governor, and Elizabeth...

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