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Undocumented: A Dominican Boy's Odyssey from a Homeless Shelter to the Ivy League

by Dan-el Padilla Peralta

An undocumented immigrant’s journey from a New York City homeless shelter to the top of his Princeton class

Dan-el Padilla Peralta has lived the American dream. As a boy, he came here legally with his family....


India Migration Report 2014: Diaspora and Development

by S. Irudaya Rajan

India Migration Report 2014 is one of the first systematic studies on contribution of diasporas in development, in countries of origin as well as destination. This volume:

  • examines how diasporic human and...

Moving up and getting on: Migration, integration and social cohesion in the UK

by Jill Rutter

Moving up and getting on is the first accessible, yet comprehensive, text to critique the effectiveness of recent integration and social cohesion policies. It argues that there needs to be greater emphasis on...


Biopolitical Imperialism

by M. G. E. Kelly

The First World is a parasite, subsisting on life imported from the Third World, and exporting death in return.


Liverpool: City of the Sea

by Tony Lane

Liverpool in its nineteenth- and twentieth-century heyday was a city unlike any other. Its praises sung by Herman Melville, Charles Dickens, Nathaniel Hawthorn and many others, it was the first place in Europe...


Identity, Hybridity and Cultural Home: Chinese Migrants and Diaspora in Multicultural Societies

by Shuang Liu

Explores identity formation and cultural home for generations of Chinese immigrants living in multicultural societies across the world.


Mobility and Migration Choices: Thresholds to Crossing Borders

by Martin, Dr van der Velde, Ton, Dr van Naerssen & Doris, Professor Wastl-Walter

The crossing of national state borders is one of the most-discussed issues of contemporary times and it poses many challenges for individual and collective identities. This concerns both short-distance mobility...


Immigration, Integration and Mobility: New Agendas in Migration Studies

by Adrian Favell

A compilation of Adrian Favell's innovative and agenda-setting essays which, since the late 1990s, have charted the emergence of new migration patterns and politics in Europe. Tackling in turn issues of multiculturalism,...


Asian Migrations: Social and Geographical Mobilities in Southeast, East, and Northeast Asia

by Tony Fielding

This textbook describes and explains the complex reality of contemporary internal and international migrations in East Asia. Taking an interdisciplinary approach; Tony Fielding combines theoretical debate and...


Land of Diverse Migrations Challenges of Emigration and Immigration In Turkey

by Ahmet Icduygu & Kemal Kirisci

Özellikle Batı Avrupa uzun zamandır Türkiye'yi göç veren bir ülke olarak veriyor. Ama Türkiye Cumhuriyeti kurulduğundan bu yana göç verdiği gibi göç aldı da. 1960'larda gayrimüslimler dış ülkelere...


Strangers No More: Immigration and the Challenges of Integration in North America and Western Europe

by Richard Alba & Nancy Foner

Strangers No More is the first book to compare immigrant integration across key Western countries. Focusing on low-status newcomers and their children, it examines how they are making their way in four critical...


Digital Curation in the Digital Humanities: Preserving and Promoting Archival and Special Collections

by Arjun Sabharwal

Archives and special collections departments have a long history of preserving and providing long-term access to organizational records, rare books, and other unique primary sources including manuscripts, photographs,...


Internal Migration: Geographical Perspectives and Processes

by Keith, Dr Halfacree, Nissa, Dr Finney & Darren P., Professor Smith

Over the last two decades there have been numerous profound changes in UK society which have had an impact on the scale, geographies, meaning and experiences of internal migration. Providing a critical appraisal...


Migration Across Boundaries: Linking Research to Practice and Experience

by Tendayi, Dr Bloom, Parvati, Professor Nair & Anne J, Dr Kershen

Bringing together scholars and practitioners from a range of disciplinary backgrounds working in Europe, North and South America, South Asia and the Middle East, this volume explores the question of how to ensure...


Women, Gender, Remittances and Development in the Global South

by Lothar, Dr Smith, Ton, Dr van Naerssen & Marianne H, Professor Marchand

This book endeavours to take the conceptualisation of the relationship between transnational remittance exchanges and gender to a new level. Thus, inevitably, it provides a number of case studies of relationships...


Global Exposure in East Asia: A Comparative Study of Microglobalization

by Ming-Chang, Dr Tsai & Robert, Professor Holton

In contrast to speculative, sweeping literature on globalization Global Exposure in East Asia grounds globalization theories in a detailed empirical analysis, providing a systematic investigation of what until...


The Illegal Man

by Patrick Dearen

A story that could have come out of today’s headlines, this reissue of Patrick Dearen’s 1981 novel explores an illegal alien’s desperate attempt to provide for his family.

Ricardo has known only poverty...


White Backlash: Immigration, Race, and American Politics

by Marisa Abrajano & Zoltan L. Hajnal

White Backlash provides an authoritative assessment of how immigration is reshaping the politics of the nation. Using an array of data and analysis, Marisa Abrajano and Zoltan Hajnal show that fears about immigration...


Towards a Refugee Oriented Right of Asylum

by Satvinder S, Professor Juss, Laura, Professor Westra & Erika, Ms Feller

This volume explores the factors that give rise to the number of people seeking asylum and examines the barriers they currently and will continue to face. Divided into three parts, the authors first explore...


They Are All My Family: A Daring Rescue in the Chaos of Saigon¿s Fall

by John P. Riordan & Monique Brinson Demery

In the chaotic final days of the Vietnam War in April 1975, as Americans fled and their Vietnamese allies and employees prepared for the worst, John Riordan, a young banker, the assistant manager of Citibank's...