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Divergent paths

Family histories of Irish emigrants in Britain, 1820-1920

by John Herson

<p>This book is unique in adopting a family history approach to Irish immigrants in nineteenth century Britain. It shows that the family was central to the migrants' lives and identities. The techniques of family and digital history are used for

ISBN: 9780719098321

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Downwardly Global

Women, Work, and Citizenship in the Pakistani Diaspora

by Lalaie Ameeriar

<p>In <em>Downwardly Global</em> Lalaie Ameeriar examines the transnational labor migration of Pakistani women to Toronto. Despite being trained professionals in fields including engineering, law, medicine, and education, they experience high ...

ISBN: 9780822373407

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Echoes of Tattered Tongues

Memory Unfolded

by John Z. Guzlowski

<p><em>Winner 2017 Benjamin Franklin GOLD AWARD for POETRY.<br /> Winner 2017 MONTAIGNE MEDAL for most thought-provoking books.</em></p> <p>&quot;A searing memoir.&quot; — <em>Shelf Awareness</em></p> <p>&quot;Powerful...Deserves attention ...

ISBN: 9781607720232

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Education of Syrian Refugee Children

Managing the Crisis in Turkey, Lebanon, and Jordan

by Shelly Culbertson & Louay Constant

<p>With four million Syrian refugees as of September 2015, there is urgent need to develop both short-term and long-term approaches to providing education for the children of this population. This report reviews Syrian refugee education for ...

ISBN: 9780833092441

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Elusive Refuge

by Laura Madokoro

<p>Laura Madokoro recovers the lost history of millions of displaced Chinese who fled the Communist Revolution and recounts humanitarian efforts to find homes for them outside China. Entrenched bigotry in predominantly white countries, the ...

ISBN: 9780674973855

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Embracing the Infidel

by Behzad Yaghmaian

<p>An eye-opening personal account of an epic human drama, <em>Embracing the Infidel</em> takes us on an astounding journey along a modern-day underground railroad that stretches from Istanbul to Paris.  In this groundbreaking book, ...

ISBN: 9780440335719

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Emigrant Dreams, Immigrant Borders

Migrants, Transnational Encounters, and Identity in Spain

by Raquel Vega-Durán

<p><em>Emigrant Dreams, Immigrant Borders: Migrants, Transnational Encounters, and Identity in Spain</em> offers a new approach to the cultural history of contemporary Spain, examining the ways in which Spain’s own self-conceptions are changing ...

ISBN: 9781611487411

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Employers, Agencies and Immigration

Paying for Care

by Anna Triandafyllidou & Sabrina Marchetti

<p>Exploring the performance by immigrants of domestic and care work in European households, this book places the employer centre-stage, examining the role of the employer and his or her agents in securing the balance between work, family and ...

ISBN: 9781317144243

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Encoding Race, Encoding Class

Indian IT Workers in Berlin

by Sareeta Amrute

<p>In <em>Encoding Race, Encoding Class</em> Sareeta Amrute explores the work and private lives of highly skilled Indian IT coders in Berlin to reveal the oft-obscured realities of the embodied, raced, and classed nature of cognitive labor. In ...

ISBN: 9780822374275

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Engendering Forced Migration: Theory and Practice

by Indra, Doreen

<p> At the turn of the new millenium, war, political oppression, desperate poverty, environmental degradation and disasters, and economic underdevelopment are sharply increasing the ranks of the world's twenty million forced migrants. In this ...

ISBN: 9781782381594

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English Ethnicity and Culture in North America

by David T. Gleeson

<p>To many, English immigrants contributed nothing substantial to the varied palette of ethnicity in North America. While there is wide recognition of German American, French American, African American, and Native American cultures, discussion ...

ISBN: 9781611177879

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Escape from Taiwan: Legacy of Oppression

by Chiufang Hwang

<p>During the late 1960s through the early and mid-1970s, Chinese immigration into the United States came almost exclusively from Taiwan. They arrived on American shores to flee the regime of a dictator who used murder, brutality, and fear to ...

ISBN: 9781732793323

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Ethiopians in an Age of Migration

Scattered lives beyond borders

by Fassil Demissie

<p>The migration of Ethiopians across international borders is a recent phenomenon because of the limited integration of the country and society to the global economy. Since it was never colonized – aside from the Italian occupation of 1936-1941

ISBN: 9781351985598

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Ethnic Diversity and Social Cohesion

Immigration, Ethnic Fractionalization and Potentials for Civic Action

by Merlin Schaeffer

<p>Exploring the debate within social sciences on the consequences of ethnic diversity for social cohesion and the production of public goods, this book draws on extensive survey data from Germany to engage with questions surrounding the ...

ISBN: 9781317140948

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Ethnic Media in the Digital Age

by Sherry S. Yu & Matthew D. Matsaganis

<p>Ethnic media are media produced for, and frequently by, immigrants, ethnic and linguistic minority groups, and indigenous populations. These media represent a sector of the broader media industry that has seen considerable growth globally, ...

ISBN: 9781351045292

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Ethnicity and Education in England and Europe

Gangstas, Geeks and Gorjas

by Ian Law & Sarah Swann

<p>Ethnicity and Education in England and Europe examines where, when and how minority ethnic groups miss out on educational opportunities. Through a combination of comparative, quantitative and qualitative methodologies and the showcasing of ...

ISBN: 9781317140825

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Ethno-Architecture and the Politics of Migration

by Mirjana Lozanovska

<p><em>Ethno-Architecture and the Politics of Migration</em> explores the interface between migration and architecture. Cities have been substantially affected by transnational migration but the physical manifestations of migration in ...

ISBN: 9781317572770

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European Angst

A Conference on Populism, Extremism and Euroscepticism in Contemporary European Societies

by Goethe, Institut, Goethe-Institut & others

<p><p>What is ‘European Angst’? Is it the extension of ‘German Angst’ to a whole continent? The latter term is often used disparagingly to describe the German tendency to problematise, weigh up and hesitate, especially when reasons for this seem

ISBN: 9783944195919

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European Immigration

A Sourcebook

by Anna Triandafyllidou

<p>Who are Europe's immigrants? This innovative volume provides a comprehensive overview of the immigration situation in all 25 EU countries. Each chapter is written by an expert and follows a common structure, allowing direct comparisons to be ...

ISBN: 9781351158626

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Europeanizing Contention: The Protest Against 'Fortress Europe' in France and Germany

by Monforte, Pierre

<p> What are the consequences of European integration on social movements? Who are the "winners" and the "losers" of Europe's organized civil society? This book explores the Europeanization of contention through an in-depth, comparative ...

ISBN: 9780857459978

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