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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Vietnamese Communities in Canada, France and Denmark

LOUIS-JACQUES DORAIS.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

This paper describes some basic aspects of Vietnamese refugee community organization in three different countries: Canada, France and Denmark. Comparison between these three areas deals...

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Somali Community Organizations in London and Toronto: Collaboration and Effectiveness

Gail Hopkins.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

September 2006; p ublished online August 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 8896 words.

This article considers the high number of Somali community organizations in both London and Toronto. Drawing on interviews in both locations with Somali women refugees and discussions with...

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Community Work and Exile Politics: Kurdish Refugee Associations in London

OSTEN WAHLBECK.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

Ethnic associations play an important role for refugees in their new country of settlement. However, refugee communities are often politically divided and find it hard to create viable...

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Community Moments: Integration and Transnationalism at ‘Refugee’ Parties and Events

Hannah Lewis.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

December 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 7828 words.

This article explores integration and transnationalism among recently arrived refugees at music events and parties in the UK. The research, based on ethnographic research in Leeds—a key...

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Community After All? An Inside Perspective on Encampment in Haiti

Alice Corbet.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

June 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 10047 words.

This article demonstrates the limits of the camp as a place to live from the point of view of displaced people: what is a camp for those who live inside? Why not envisage the camps as...

Health Service Access and Utilization among Syrian Refugees and Affected Host Communities in Lebanon

Emily Lyles, Baptiste Hanquart, Lara Chlela, Michael Woodman, Fouad M Fouad, Abla Sibai and Shannon Doocy.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

March 2018; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 7919 words.

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The influx of Syrian refugees into Lebanon poses an immense burden on the health system. A survey of Syrian refugees and Lebanese host communities was...

The Legal Competence of the International Community to Create ‘Safe Havens’ in ‘Zones of Turmoil’

SURYA P. SUBEDI.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

The plight of forced migrants has been high on the international agenda in the 1990s due to the various conflicts that have erupted in many parts of the world in the post-Cold War period....

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Local Faith Communities and the Promotion of Resilience in Contexts of Humanitarian Crisis

Joey Ager, Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh and Alastair Ager.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

June 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 7243 words.

The potential role of local faith communities (LFCs) in promoting resilience in contexts of humanitarian crisis has, despite recent policy interest, been a neglected area of study. This...

Unpacking Refugee Community Transnational Organizing: The Challenges and Diverse Experiences of Colombians in Canada

Pilar Riaño-Alcalá and Luin Goldring.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

June 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Refugee Studies; Human Rights and Immigration; International Relations; Human Geography; Aid and Relief Programmes. 12784 words.

This article contributes to research on forced migration and transnationalism through an analysis of community organizing experiences of Colombians in Canada. The article draws on research...

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Distinguishing Means and Ends: The Counterintuitive Effects of UNHCR's Community Development Approach in Nepal

Robert Muggah.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

June 2005; p ublished online June 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 5702 words.

UNHCR's community development approach (CDA) consists of a disparate set of guidelines designed to strengthen the self-reliance of refugees during protracted displacement. It envisions...

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Transnational Communities and Identity

Elisa Tsakiri.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

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‘It Would be Okay If They Came through the Proper Channels’: Community Perceptions and Attitudes toward Asylum Seekers in Australia

Fiona H. Mckay, Samantha L. Thomas and Susan Kneebone.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

March 2012; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 7807 words.

Australia's humanitarian programme contributes to UNHCR's global resettlement programme and enhances Australia's international humanitarian reputation. However, as the recent tragedy on...

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The Reinvention of Tradition: New Configurations of Gender Identity and Economic Strategies Within Roma Communities in Italy

Angelica Pesarini.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

March 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 9812 words.

This article explores the outcome of longitudinal research conducted in Italy between December 2005 and March 2007 with nine women from four Romanian Roma communities. Specifically, the...

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Let's Meet! Let's Exchange! LETS as an Instrument for Linking Asylum Seekers and the Host Community in the Netherlands

Peer Smets and Saskia ten Kate.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

September 2008; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 8464 words.

Dutch asylum seeker centres tend to greatly restrict the opportunities for asylum seekers to develop their talents. One project, which seeks to overcome the isolation suffered by such...

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Reinforcing a Community Development Approach

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

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Migration and the International Community

Brunson McKinley.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

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A Critical Review of the Evolution of a Multi-level Community-based Children's Play Activity Programme Run by the Family Rehabilitation Centre (FRC) Throughout Sri Lanka

Rachel Tribe.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

March 2004; p ublished online March 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

This paper discusses one psychosocial intervention, a children's play activity programme, which has been run in a number of refugee camps within Sri Lanka since 1992 to the present. It is a...

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Human Rights, Asylum and European Community Law

Steve Peers.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

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Asylum, Migration and Community. By Maggie O'Neill.

Susan Zimmerman.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 887 words.

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Community Contact and Mental Health amongst Socially Isolated Refugees in Edinburgh

Alastair Ager, Margaret Malcolm, Sana Sadollah and Fiona O'May.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

March 2002; p ublished online March 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

The availability of familial and broader social networks has been proposed as a significant influence on mental health outcomes for resettling refugees. This small‐scale local study...

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