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Emigration & Immigration

  • A Country of Refugeby Lucy Popescu

    Random House 2016; US$ 12.68 US$ 9.51

    A Country of Refuge , compiled and edited by human rights writer and activist Lucy Popescu, is an acutely relevant and tremendously thought-provoking anthology of brand new fiction, memoir, poetry and essays exploring what it really means to be a refugee. These powerful writings will change people's perspectives on the plight of those seeking asylum... more...

  • Cast Awayby Charlotte McDonald-Gibson

    Granta Publications 2016; US$ 19.99

    A compelling non-fiction exploration of the refugee crisis in the Mediterranean, told through the stories of those who have made the perilous journey and lived to speak of their experience more...

  • Migration by Boatby Lynda Mannik

    Berghahn Books 2016; US$ 110.00

    At a time when thousands of refugees risk their lives undertaking perilous journeys by boat across the Mediterranean, this multidisciplinary volume could not be more pertinent. It offers various contemporary case studies of boat migrations undertaken by asylum seekers and refugees around the globe and shows that boats not only move people and cultural... more...

  • Staat und Islamby Uwe Hunger; Nils Johann Schröder

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 44.99

    Zentrales Anliegen des Bandes ist es, die Rolle des Staates im gegenwärtigen Prozess der Integration des Islam aus unterschiedlichen Blickwinkeln und in verschiedenen Kontexten zu beleuchten. Dies ist, wohl auch in Anbetracht der noch jungen Geschichte der Islampolitik, bisher nur unzureichend geschehen. Der Band leistet einen Beitrag dazu, diese... more...

  • Muslimische Milieus im Wandel?by Hilde Weiss; Gülay Ates; Philipp Schnell

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 29.99

    In diesem Band werden soziale und religiös-kulturelleMilieus von MuslimInnen im Generationenwandel dargestellt und die vielfältigeninnerfamiliären Transmissionsprozesse in muslimischen Familien (auf Basis von363 Eltern-Kind-Dyaden) untersucht. ImMittelpunkt der vergleichenden Analysen zwischen den Generationen stehenZusammenhänge zwischen religiösen... more...

  • "Die kann ich nicht ab!" - Ablehnung, Diskriminierung und Gewalt bei Jugendlichen in der (Post-) Migrationsgesellschaftby Kurt Möller; Janne Grote; Kai Nolde; Nils Schuhmacher

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 54.99

    Im Kontext der Debatten um Rassismus, Antisemitismus,antimuslimische Einstellungen, Homosexuellenablehnung und ähnliche Phänomenehat in jüngerer Zeit das Konzept der Gruppenbezogenen Menschenfeindlichkeit(GMF) besondere Prominenz erfahren. Während es sich bislang vornehmlich aufquantitative Untersuchungen bei Erwachsenen konzentrierte, stehen hier... more...

  • Sites of Modernityby Wasana Wongsurawat

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 99.99

    This book investigates, compares and contrasts the experience of entering into and engaging in modernity and the modern era in many parts of the Asian continent. It focuses on the coming into being, development, and transformation of major urban centers from Tokyo to Mumbai from the late 19th century to the present, providing a broad overview of this... more...

  • Ex-Centric Migrationsby Hakim Abderrezak

    Indiana University Press 2016; US$ 34.99

    Ex-Centric Migrations examines cinematic, literary, and musical representations of migrants and migratory trends in the western Mediterranean. Focusing primarily on clandestine sea-crossings, Hakim Abderrezak shows that despite labor and linguistic ties with the colonizer, migrants from the Maghreb (Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia) no longer systematically... more...

  • Ethnicity and Education in England and Europeby Ian Law; Sarah Swann

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    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 new research, it provides a fresh approach to examining the long-standing debates over ethnicity, and in particular... more...

  • Childhood and Migration in Europeby Caitríona Ní Laoire; Fina Carpena-Méndez; Allen White

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Childhood and Migration in Europe explores the under-researched and often misunderstood worlds of migrant children and young people, drawing on extensive empirical research with children and young people from diverse migrant backgrounds living in a rapidly changing European society.  Through in-depth exploration and analysis of the experiences of... more...