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Key concepts in migration [electronic resource] / David Bartram, Maritsa V. Poros and Pierre Monforte.

Author/Creator:
Bartram, David, 1966- author.
Other Title:
Migration
Publication:
Los Angeles : SAGE, 2014.
Series:
Sage knowledge.
SAGE key concepts.
SAGE key concepts
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (171 pages) : illustrations
Subjects:
Emigration and immigration.
Language:
Text in English.
Summary:
"This book provides lucid and intuitive explanations of the most important migration concepts as used in classrooms, among policymakers, and in popular and academic discourse. Arguing that there is a clear need for a better public understanding of migration, it sets out to clarify the field by exploring relevant concepts in a direct and engaging way [...] It is an ideal resource for undergraduate and post-graduate students studying migration in sociology, politics, development and throughout the social sciences, as well as scholars in the field and practitioners in governmental and non-governmental organizations."
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: 1. Introduction
2. Migration
3. Acculturation
4. Alien/Foreigner
5. Assimilation
6. Borders
7. Brain Drain/Gain/Circulation
8. Chain Migration
9. Circular Migration
10. Citizenship
11. Cumulative Causation
12. Denizens
13. Deportation
14. Diaspora
15. Displacement and Internally Displaced Persons
16. Ethnic Enclaves and Ethnic Economies
17. Ethnicity and Ethnic Minorities
18. Family Migration and Reunification
19. Forced Migration
20. Gendered Migration
21. Guestworkers
22. Human Trafficking and Smuggling
23. Integration
24. Internal/Domestic Migration
25. Labour Migration
26. Migrant Networks
27. Migration Stocks and Flows
28. Multiculturalism
29. Refugees and Asylum Seekers
30. Regional Integration and Migration
31. Remittances
32. Restrictionism vs. Open Borders
33. Return Migration
34. Second Generation
35. Selectivity
36. Social Capital
37. Social Cohesion
38. Transnationalism
39. Undocumented (Illegal) Migration.
Notes:
Part of the SAGE Knowledge collection.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-171).
Description based on MARC record for print version.
Contributor:
Poros, Maritsa V., 1968- author.
Monforte, Pierre, author.
Other format:
Print version :
Print version :
Print version :
Print version :
ISBN:
9781473921061
OCLC:
962305226
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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