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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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A Community of Narrative

Ravinder Kaur.

in Since 1947

March 2007; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 5458 words.

The basis of a Punjabi migrant community, noticeable during the Lajpat Nagar demolitions, lies in the master narrative of Partition uprooting, migration, and resettlement, which dissolves...

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Asylum, migration and community

Maggie O'Neill.

September 2010; p ublished online March 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Migration Studies. 312 pages.

Issues of asylum, migration, humanitarian protection, and integration/belonging are of growing interest beyond the disciplines of refugee studies, migration, and social policy. Rooted in...

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Communities of Care

Valerie Francisco-Menchavez.

in The Labor of Care

April 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 10319 words.

Using a multidirectional care model, chapter three explores “communities of care” which are a form of reorganizing care horizontally, from migrants to other migrants informed by their...

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Rights, Claims, and Community

Ankur Datta.

in On Uncertain Ground

November 2016; p ublished online December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies; Social Movements and Social Change. 11290 words.

In recent years there has been an interest among sociologists and anthropologists on humanitarianism. What sets the South Asian context apart is the prevalence of the state, especially in...

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Asylum-migration-community nexus

Maggie O'Neill.

in Asylum, migration and community

September 2010; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 11373 words.

This chapter examines the asylum–migration–community nexus as it is experienced in the United Kingdom (UK) within the context of globalisation. The various concepts and understandings of...

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Refugee community organisations and dispersal

David Griffiths.

October 2005; p ublished online March 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Migration Studies. 256 pages.

This book is distinctive in combining theoretical discussion on the role of networks, resources, and social capital with fieldwork evidence and interviews with members of Refugee Community...

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Refugee community organisations: paradigms and perspectives

David Griffiths, Nando Sigona and Roger Zetter.

in Refugee community organisations and dispersal

October 2005; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 9971 words.

This chapter reviews the theoretical questions that inform the analysis of refugee community organisations. The areas it covers include the literature on migrant organisations, the relevant...

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Dispersal, RCOs and refugee communities

David Griffiths, Nando Sigona and Roger Zetter.

in Refugee community organisations and dispersal

October 2005; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 7682 words.

This chapter compares and contrasts the experiences of RCOs in London and two regions outside of it. It first reviews the contrasting institutional frameworks in the two dispersal regions...

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Arab Migrant Communities in the GCC

Edited by Zahra Babar.

August 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Migration Studies. 320 pages.

This volume provides a series of empirically dense analyses of the historical and contemporary dynamics of Arab intra-regional migration to the monarchies of the Persian Gulf, and unravels...

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Diasporic communities: citizenship, social justice and belonging

Maggie O'Neill.

in Asylum, migration and community

September 2010; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 9284 words.

This chapter reviews the methodological issues that were raised in Chapters Three and Four. It documents a research trajectory that was conducted for over a decade using the ethno-mimetic...

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Researching the asylum-migration-community nexus

Maggie O'Neill.

in Asylum, migration and community

September 2010; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 10717 words.

This chapter studies the various methodological approaches to researching the asylum–migration–community nexus. It discusses the research with and for asylum seekers, refugees, and...

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State and Community in the Narratives of Displacement

Ravinder Kaur.

in Since 1947

March 2007; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 10689 words.

This chapter discusses the narratives on state and community. It also describes the social aspects of the state. Systematic perusal of the problems requires that the state in India be...

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Contesting Diversity and Community within Postville, Iowa

Jennifer F. Reynolds and Caitlin Didier.

in Latin American Migrations to the U.S. Heartland

May 2013; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 12622 words.

This chapter considers the following question: How do small-town middle Americans adapt to rapid cultural change that is more typical of big-city life? Postville, Iowa, was singled out for...

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The community leader, the politician and the policeman: a personal perspective

Manawar Jan-Khan.

in Doing research with refugees

March 2011; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 4934 words.

This chapter looks at some of the issues that arise in service development and research, which limits itself exclusively to community representatives. Community representatives are often...

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Sport Labour Migrant Communities from the Maghreb in the GCC

Mahfoud Amara.

in Arab Migrant Communities in the GCC

August 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 6514 words.

Qatar and the UAE in particular are emerging as a new destination for sport labor migration, including from the Maghreb and the Maghrebi community in Europe, which is the focus of this...

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Local immigrant communities, welfare and culture: an integration/segregation dilemma

Siniša Zrinšcak.

in Migration and welfare in the new Europe

January 2011; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 7187 words.

This chapter presents a theoretical discussion that is relevant for the study of the integration strategies of local immigrant communities. It shows basic information about the Welfare and...

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Complexity and community empowerment in regeneration, 2002–04

Felicity Greenham and Rhetta Moran.

in Doing research with refugees

March 2011; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 7491 words.

This chapter uses the recent experience of one of the authors, who developed community-level engagement in an urban health-regeneration programme, as the basis for its discussion. The first...

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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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Addressing Mental Health Disparities in Refugee Children Through Family and Community-Based Prevention

Theresa S. Betancourt, Rochelle L. Frounfelker, Jenna M. Berent, Bhuwan Gautam, Saida Abdi, Abdirahman Abdi, Zahara Haji, Ali Maalim and Tej Mishra.

in Humanitarianism and Mass Migration

December 2018; p ublished online May 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Migration Studies. 11451 words.

This chapter presents an overview of a family-based intervention program and the impact it has on outcomes of parent-child relationships, family functioning, and child mental health among...

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Documents. European Community Tampere European Council Presidency Conclusions 15 and 16 October 1999

in International Journal of Refugee Law

October 1999; p ublished online October 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 0 words.