Political situation, repression and regime transitions

Political situation, repression, and regime transitions refers to political drivers in sending and receiving countries, such as persecution, political terror and oppression, mandatory military conscription, corruption, democracy, and the right-wing vote share. The security-related political drivers mostly affect asylum and irregular migration while democracy drives young and high-skilled migration.

Studies listed under this migration driver refer to the general political situation, corruption, democracy, right-wing vote share, military service or conscription, and persecution.

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The Experiences of Asylum Seekers and Refugees

Authors Anastasia Bermudez
Book Title International Migration, Transnational Politics and Conflict
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1 Book Chapter

Does corruption promote emigration? An empirical examination

Authors Arusha Cooray, Friedrich Schneider
Year 2016
Journal Name JOURNAL OF POPULATION ECONOMICS
Citations (WoS) 13
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3 Journal Article

Where's populism? Online media and the diffusion of populist discourses and styles in Portugal

Authors Susana Salgado
Year 2019
Journal Name EUROPEAN POLITICAL SCIENCE
Citations (WoS) 7
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4 Journal Article

Freedom of Movement Needs to Be Defended as the Core of EU Citizenship

Authors Floris De Witte
Book Title Debating European Citizenship
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5 Book Chapter

Swiss referendum: flying the flag for nativism

Authors Reem Abu-Hayyeh, Liz Fekete, Graham K. Murray
Year 2014
Journal Name RACE & CLASS
Citations (WoS) 3
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6 Journal Article

When Do Migration Aspirations Materialize?

Year 2018
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"(1) Aspirations: In the absence of reliable, internationally available migration flow data necessary for statistical forecasting, policymakers increasingly turn to survey data on emigration intentions to evaluate future migration trends. The important assumption – i.e. that there is a measurable and systematic relationship between the intention to migrate and actual migration – has not been firmly established at the international level. In a first step, we examine the association between estimated population averages of emigration intentions and official migration flow data based on data for more than 160 countries. First results show a strong association between emigration intentions and recorded bilateral flows to industrialized countries, as well as between intentions and aggregated out-migration. The results provide policymakers with a reliability assessment of survey data on emigration intentions and encourage future attempts to incorporate survey data in formal statistical migration forecasting models. (2) Policies: Furthermore, we want to explore to what extent migrants consciously decide to migrate to countries that allow them to improve their economic situation taking into account the difficulties to migrate to this country. In particular, we would like to know how the difficulty to immigrate into a country prevents potential migrants from moving to this country. Might it be that migrants decide to move to more liberal countries to increase the chances to be accepted? We already know that migration flows increase when the destination country is economically more attractive (Borjas 1989; Hatton and Williamson 2003) and decrease when immigration policies are more restrictive (Helbling and Leblang 2018). These effects are to some extent due to rejections during the migration processes when for example visa applications are declined or people are not allowed to enter a country when they arrive at the border. (3) Corruption: Eventually, besides immigration policies in potential destination countries, the formation and subsequent materialization of migration aspirations is determined by various factors in the country of residence. However, there is surprisingly little empirical evidence on factors outside the pure economic sphere. For instance, the link between corruption and emigration has received growing attention. Until now, the evidence claiming a strong relationship relies on individual case studies and correlational analysis which severely limits generalizability. In our study, we apply quasi-experimental methods including instrumental variables and propensity score matching to global survey data on 130 countries over 6 years, covering almost 600’000 individual respondents. We find support for the notion that corruption – systematically and strongly - induces emigration plans across countries, across various model specifications and estimation methods. Strengthening causal claims about the link between corruption and emigration is important for further research in this field. Results are also relevant for policy-makers exploring options to address irregular migration in the context of development and trade agreements. "
8 Project

From Refuge to Riches? An Analysis of Refugees' Wage Assimilation in the United States(1)

Authors Animesh Giri
Year 2018
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION REVIEW
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9 Journal Article

Refugees and Refugee Protection in the Early Modern Period

Authors Susanne Lachenicht
Year 2017
Journal Name JOURNAL OF REFUGEE STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 1
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10 Journal Article

What Is Wrong with Selling Citizenship? It Corrupts Democracy!

Authors Rainer Bauböck
Book Title Debating Transformations of National Citizenship
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11 Book Chapter

El retorno de las migraciones circulares: la regulación de las migraciones profesionales

Authors Antonio Alaminos Chica, Cristina López Fernández, Begoña López Monsalve, ...
Year 2003
Journal Name OBETS. Revista de Ciencias Sociales
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12 Journal Article

EUmagine

Year 2011
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EUMAGINE is a collaborative European research project aimed at investigating the impact of perceptions of human rights and democracy on migration aspirations and decisions. Project description The EUMAGINE project aims to study how Europe is perceived from outside the EU, and how these perceptions affect migration aspirations and decisions. The project focuses on how people’s perceptions on democracy and human rights – in relation to their regions and countries of origin as well as places abroad – affect their perceptions on and attitudes to migration. We are also interested in investigating how perceptions on human rights and democracy interact with other determinants of migration aspirations, to what extent migration is perceived as a valuable life project, and how potential migrants compare Europe to other migration destinations. EUMAGINE studies migration-related perceptions among people aged 18-39 in four countries of origin and transit: Morocco, Senegal, Turkey and Ukraine. Conceptual framework The theoretical starting point for the project is two-fold: First, we assume that different types of discourses on human rights and democracy influence how individuals in countries of origin and transit perceive issues of human rights and democracy. Secondly, we expect that individuals’ perceptions in turn influence their migratory aspirations and decisions. The EUMAGINE project explores two types of imaginations: “migratory imaginations” and “geographical imaginations.” The term “migratory imaginations” refers to people’s attitude to migration as a valuable life project. Migration-related perceptions and aspirations develop within a specific cultural, political-juridical and economic setting, known as the “emigration environment.” Migration aspirations are linked with socially and culturally constructed perceptions. These include ideas and meanings attached to the migration project, subjective images of one’s current environment, and thoughts about potential destinations. We assume that perceptions on human rights and democracy have an impact on what Massey (1998) has termed “cultures of emigration,” where migration becomes deeply rooted into people’s behavioral repertoires. By “geographical imaginations” we refer to the meanings and images that make up people’s subjective conception of particular places, including Europe. We assume that migratory and geographical imaginations are influenced by different types of discourses: macro-level discourses (e.g. from policy and media sources) and meso-level discourses, (e.g. disseminated through popular culture and social networks). We also expect migratory and geographical imaginations to be shaped by individual-level factors, such as gender or age. Research questions The project is informed by five overarching research questions: 1) How are human rights and democracy related to imaginations in migrant sending countries constructed? 2) How are perceptions on human rights, democracy, migration and possible destination countries affected by various factors? 3) How do perceptions on human rights and democracy and ‘geographical imaginations’ relate to migration aspirations and migration? 4) How to develop a better informed migration policy, taking into account human rights and democracy as important migration determinants? 5) How to contribute to local capacity building in source countries, in order to prepare the ground for locally based research initiatives in the future? Methodology The project systematically analyzes migration aspirations and decisions, following a case-study approach: it compares and contrasts a diversity of important international emigration countries; various types of regions within these countries; several modes of migration; various types of influential discourses; and different profiles of potential migrants. This allows the project to make analytical generalizations about how migration-related perceptions, aspirations and decisions are formed. EUMAGINE has a multidisciplinary approach and combines the varied disciplinary background of its researchers: sociology, law, anthropology, economics, human geography and political science. The field research follows a mixed-method approach with three main methodological components: 1) ethnographic fieldwork in the community, 2) a large-scale quantitative survey, and 3) semi-structured qualitative interviews with selected survey respondents, directed by an interview guide. The research uses between- as well as within-method triangulation. Between-method triangulation is reached through combining qualitative as well as quantitative research methodologies. For within-method triangulation, we use two types of qualitative research, namely in-depth interviews and observation in communities. In each country, fieldwork is undertaken in four diverse regions, selected on the basis of the following model: 1) An area characterized by high emigration rates; 2) A second, comparable socio-economic area with low emigration; 3) A comparable area with a strong immigration history; and 4) A location with a specific human rights situation.
13 Project

Incremental Changes Are not Enough – Voting Rights Are a Matter of Democratic Principle

Authors Tony Venables
Book Title Debating European Citizenship
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14 Book Chapter

The Racial Drops of Culture

Authors Suzanne Oboler
Year 2008
Journal Name LATINO STUDIES
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15 Journal Article

Reading Too Much and Too Little into the Matter? Latent Limits and Potentials of EU Freedom of Movement

Authors Julija Sardelić
Book Title Debating European Citizenship
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16 Book Chapter

Who Ought to Stay? Asylum Policy and Protest Culture in Switzerland

Authors Dina Bader
Book Title Protest Movements in Asylum and Deportation
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17 Book Chapter

POLITICAL TRUST AS MODEST EXPECTATIONS Exploring Immigrants' Falling Confidence in Swedish Political Institutions

Authors Per Adman, Per Stromblad
Year 2015
Journal Name NORDIC JOURNAL OF MIGRATION RESEARCH
Citations (WoS) 3
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18 Journal Article

Refugees or Migrants? The UNHCR’s Comprehensive Approach to Afghan Mobility into Iran and Pakistan

Authors Giulia Scalettaris
Book Title The Politics of International Migration Management
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19 Book Chapter

Determinants of migration and the gravity model of migration - application on Western Balkan emigration flows

Authors Visar Malaj, Stefano de Rubertis
Year 2017
Journal Name MIGRATION LETTERS
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20 Journal Article

Migration in market and democracy transition: Migration intentions and behavior in Romania

Authors Dumitru Sandu, Gordon F. de Jong
Year 1996
Journal Name POPULATION RESEARCH AND POLICY REVIEW
Citations (WoS) 17
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21 Journal Article

Can we put an end to human smuggling?

Authors
Year 2015
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22 Policy Brief

Deportation Stigma and Re-migration

Authors L Schuster, Nassim Majidi
Year 2015
Journal Name JOURNAL OF ETHNIC AND MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 40
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23 Journal Article

Clarifying survival migration: a response

Authors Alexander Betts
Year 2015
Journal Name EUROPEAN POLITICAL SCIENCE
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24 Journal Article

Protest Against the Reception of Asylum Seekers in Austria

Authors Sieglinde Rosenberger, Miriam Haselbacher
Book Title Protest Movements in Asylum and Deportation
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25 Book Chapter

The Emotional Impacts of Working as an Asylum Lawyer

Authors Neil Graffin
Year 2019
Journal Name REFUGEE SURVEY QUARTERLY
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26 Journal Article

Neville Laski, Anglo-Jewry and the crises of the 1930s

Authors Daniel Tilles
Year 2019
Journal Name PATTERNS OF PREJUDICE
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27 Journal Article

Looking beyond the state: transitional justice and the Kurdish issue in Turkey

Authors Joost Jongerden
Year 2018
Journal Name ETHNIC AND RACIAL STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 1
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28 Journal Article

What counts as racist immigration policy?

Authors Cybelle Fox
Year 2015
Journal Name ETHNIC AND RACIAL STUDIES
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30 Journal Article

When the Export of Social Problems Is No Longer Possible: Immigration Policies and Unemployment in Switzerland

Authors Alexandre Afonso
Year 2005
Journal Name SOCIAL POLICY & ADMINISTRATION
Citations (WoS) 10
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31 Journal Article

Immigration, Politics and Democracy: The World Jewish Congress in Europe, 1936-1939

Authors Zohar Segev
Year 2017
Journal Name STUDIES IN ETHNICITY AND NATIONALISM
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32 Journal Article

GERMANY AT THE CROSSROADS - NATIONAL IDENTITY AND THE CHALLENGES OF IMMIGRATION

Authors H KURTHEN
Year 1995
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION REVIEW
Citations (WoS) 24
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33 Journal Article

Introduction: Implications of Citizenship Acquisition

Authors Pieter Bevelander, Ravi Pendakur
Year 2011
Journal Name JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION AND INTEGRATION
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34 Journal Article

The plights of Eritrean refugees in the Shimelba Refugee Camp, Ethiopia

Authors Natnael Terefe Arega
Year 2017
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MIGRATION HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE
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35 Journal Article

Introduction: Immigration in Ireland and Migrant-Led Activism

Authors Ronit Lentin
Book Title Migrant Activism and Integration from Below in Ireland
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36 Book Chapter

Bulgaria's Response to Refugee Migration: Institutionalizing the Boundary of Exclusion

Authors Nevena Nancheva
Year 2016
Journal Name JOURNAL OF REFUGEE STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 1
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37 Journal Article

Central Europe as a space of transnational migration An introduction to the contributions in this issue

Authors Max Haller, Roland Verwiebe
Year 2016
Journal Name OSTERREICHISCHE ZEITSCHRIFT FUER SOZIOLOGIE
Citations (WoS) 2
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38 Journal Article

Sexual politics, torture, and secular time

Authors Judith Butler
Year 2008
Journal Name BRITISH JOURNAL OF SOCIOLOGY
Citations (WoS) 208
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39 Journal Article

Between global dreams and national duties: the dilemma of conscription duty in the transnational lives of young Korean males

Authors Kirsten Younghee Song
Year 2015
Journal Name GLOBAL NETWORKS-A JOURNAL OF TRANSNATIONAL AFFAIRS
Citations (WoS) 2
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41 Journal Article

Investigating the interactions between civil wars and migration.

Year 2015
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Poor countries are often plagued by civil wars. They are also, in many cases, emigration countries. Anybody interested in the development of such countries must understand to what extent these phenomena are interrelated, and how they interplay with each other. If it is pretty clear that civil wars push people to leave the country, it remains understudied how diasporas play a role in the emergence and evolution of violent conflicts. Indeed, the interactions between diasporas and conflict have roughly been overlooked by the economic literature to date, in spite of the very suggestive pieces of evidence provided by related research fields and of the very important policy questions that it raises – in particular, how to optimize the contribution of diasporas to peaceful development. Based on case studies such as those of Erytrea or of Sri Lanka, the literature in history and political science underlines diverse mechanisms through which diasporas have intervened in the evolution of violence in their home country, either as peace-builders or as peace-wreckers. On the other hand, in these case studies, the evolution of civil wars also appears to have been determinant of emigration and return migration patterns and, eventually, of the nature of diasporas’ involvement in the political situation in the homeland. This project will investigate the joint dynamics of civil conflicts and migration in developing countries. It will first build a theoretical framework to characterize how diasporas and civil wars interact together, accounting for the endogeneity of both migration and violence. The theoretical predictions derived from this framework will then be empirically tested, relying on recent and original data. Through a multi-disciplinary perspective, nourished by the findings of the qualitative research and relying on economic tools – both theoretical and empirical – this project will allow to build the first comprehensive investigation of the diasporas – conflict nexus.
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Ethnic Diversity and Social Cohesion

Authors Merlin Schaeffer
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43 Book

What’s in a People? Social Facts, Individual Choice, and the European Union

Authors Dimitry Kochenov
Book Title Debating European Citizenship
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44 Book Chapter

'Does the Girl Think of Nothing but Food?' FOOD AS A MARKER OF UNHOMELINESS, INAUTHENTICITY AND VIOLENCE IN ZOE WICOMB'S OCTOBER

Authors Antoinette Pretorius
Year 2015
Journal Name FOOD CULTURE & SOCIETY
Citations (WoS) 1
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45 Journal Article

Poland’s Perspective on the Intra-European Movement of Poles. Implications and Governance Responses

Authors Marta Kindler
Book Title Between Mobility and Migration
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46 Book Chapter

Consequences of Intra-European Movement for CEE Migrants in European Urban Regions

Authors Ursula Reeger
Book Title Between Mobility and Migration
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48 Book Chapter

Whose Bad Guys Are Terrorists?

Authors Rainer Bauböck
Book Title Debating Transformations of National Citizenship
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49 Book Chapter

The Current Discourse on Islam in Germany

Authors Dirk Halm
Year 2012
Journal Name JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION AND INTEGRATION
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50 Journal Article

The limits of freedom: migration as a space of freedom and loneliness among Afghan unaccompanied migrant youth

Authors Francesca Meloni
Year 2019
Journal Name JOURNAL OF ETHNIC AND MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 4
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51 Journal Article

You are Not Welcome Here Anymore: Restoring Support for Refugee Resettlement in the Age of Trump

Authors Todd Scribner
Year 2017
Journal Name Journal on Migration and Human Security
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52 Journal Article

EU Citizenship, Free Movement and Emancipation: A Rejoinder

Authors Floris De Witte
Book Title Debating European Citizenship
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53 Book Chapter

From Armed Neutrality to External Dependence: Swiss Security in the 21stCentury

Authors Marc R. DeVore, Armin Stähli
Year 2011
Journal Name SWISS POLITICAL SCIENCE REVIEW
Citations (WoS) 3
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54 Journal Article

Voting Rights and Beyond…

Authors Martin Wilhelm
Book Title Debating European Citizenship
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55 Book Chapter

On race, racial profiling and states of mind(lessness)

Authors Suzanne Oboler
Year 2010
Journal Name LATINO STUDIES
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56 Journal Article

Causality Chains in the International Migration Systems Approach

Authors Roel Jennissen
Year 2007
Journal Name POPULATION RESEARCH AND POLICY REVIEW
Citations (WoS) 29
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57 Journal Article

Regulatory migration regimes and the production of space: The case of Nepalese workers in South Korea

Authors Seonyoung Seo, T Skelton
Year 2017
Journal Name GEOFORUM
Citations (WoS) 10
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58 Journal Article

Protests Revisited: Political Configurations, Political Culture and Protest Impact

Authors Helen Schwenken, Gianni D’Amato
Book Title Protest Movements in Asylum and Deportation
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59 Book Chapter

Unpacking cosmopolitanism for the social sciences: a research agenda

Authors Ulrich Beck, Natan Sznaider
Year 2010
Journal Name BRITISH JOURNAL OF SOCIOLOGY
Citations (WoS) 40
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60 Journal Article

The effects of development on migration: Theoretical issues and new empirical evidence

Authors Michael Vogler, Ralph Rotte
Year 2000
Journal Name JOURNAL OF POPULATION ECONOMICS
Citations (WoS) 86
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61 Journal Article

Immigration Policies and the Factors of Migration from Developing Countries to South Korea: An Empirical Analysis

Authors Ador R. Torneo
Year 2016
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION
Citations (WoS) 4
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62 Journal Article

“We Are Here to Stay” – Refugee Struggles in Germany Between Unity and Division

Authors Helge Schwiertz, Abimbola Odugbesan
Book Title Protest Movements in Asylum and Deportation
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63 Book Chapter

Between Mobility and Migration: The Consequences and Governance of Intra-European Movement

Authors Peter Scholten, Mark van Ostaijen
Book Title Between Mobility and Migration
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64 Book Chapter

The class route to nationhood: China, Vietnam, Norway, Cyprus - and France

Authors Stein Tonnesson
Year 2009
Journal Name NATIONS AND NATIONALISM
Citations (WoS) 4
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65 Journal Article

Lessons from the South-North Migration of EU Citizens in Times of Crisis

Authors Mikolaj Stanek, Jean-Michel Lafleur
Book Title South-North Migration of EU Citizens in Times of Crisis
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66 Book Chapter

Context-Based Qualitative Research and Multi-sited Migration Studies in Europe

Authors Russell King
Book Title Qualitative Research in European Migration Studies
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67 Book Chapter

Cultures of resistance: Another world is in the making…

Authors Suzanne Oboler
Year 2011
Journal Name LATINO STUDIES
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68 Journal Article

Contributing Factors to Migration Growth Among Iranian Students: Drivers of Migration to Malaysia

Authors Ali Kazemi, Abdolvahab Baghbanian, Mohammad Mahmoudi Maymand, ...
Year 2018
Journal Name JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION AND INTEGRATION
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69 Journal Article

The nation-family: Intimate encounters and genealogical perversion in Armenia

Authors TAMAR SHIRINIAN
Year 2018
Journal Name American Ethnologist
Citations (WoS) 2
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70 Journal Article

EU Integration & Emigration Consequences: The Case of Lithuania

Authors Laura Thaut
Year 2009
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION
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71 Journal Article

Seeing slavery in seafood supply chains

Authors Katrina Nakamura, Ganapathiraju Pramod, Lori Bishop, ...
Year 2018
Journal Name SCIENCE ADVANCES
Citations (WoS) 2
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72 Journal Article

Globalization, Migration and Development

Authors John Samuel, Susan George
Year 2002
Journal Name Canadian Studies in Population
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73 Journal Article

The Diffusion of Anti-Immigrant Violence in Germany, 1990-1999

Year 2007
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"Theoretical background and objectives The project continues research on the causal dynamics behind anti-immigrant violence in Germany during the 1990s. With a total of about a hundred deaths and many thousands of acts of violence over an extended period of time, this constitutes by far the most important outbreak of ethnic violence in post-war German or indeed West European history. In combination with the availability of a uniquely detailed event data set (see below) studying this wave of violence can make important contributions to our knowledge of the causal dynamics behind mobilisation processes generally, and ethnic mobilisation and violence in particular. Earlier research (e.g., Koopmans 2004; Koopmans and Olzak 2004) has shown that the violence was spurred by political opportunities in the form of highly mediatised controversies between government and opposition over immigration control. Although this connection is well-established, it is less clear, which social mechanisms linked opportunity structures to acts of anti-immigrant violence. The current project investigates two social mechanisms: spatial diffusion processes across localities and the role of bystander publics. The data on anti-immigrant violence display strong temporal clustering and a non-random geographical distribution, suggesting that diffusion processes have played an important role. We investigate whether violent events that were widely mediatised and that occurred during periods of intense immigration debates increased rates of violence in other localities; whether local opportunity structures affected variation in rates of violence across localities; and whether diffusion was more likely to occur between socially homophilous localities. We then investigate the role of bystander publics. On several occasions (e.g., Hoyerswerda, Rostock, but also less well-known instances) local bystander crowds were present when groups of right-wing youths attacked immigrant hostels. Sometimes these crowds ""just"" watched, at other times they signalled support by applauding or cheering, or signalled opposition by verbally or physically intervening in defence of immigrants. We investigate whether such bystander public reactions – which often received much media attention – contributed to the diffusion or containment of violence and acted as an intermediate mechanism between national political opportunities and local activism. Research design, data and methodology The data are drawn from content analyses of German newspapers, supplemented with violence statistics of the Bundesamt für Verfassungsschutz and Reuters news agency data gathered by Ron Francisco. The newspaper data contain detailed information (including the exact timing and geographical location) on altogether around 12,000 events, including public statements on immigration control or the extreme right, political decisions on immigration issues, repression of the extreme right, as well as 700 violent attacks against immigrants, of which for 81 a bystander public reaction was registered. Data are analysed using event history analysis (diffusion across localities) and negative binomial regression (bystander effects). Findings Diffusion processes indeed played an important role in mediating between opportunity structures and anti-immigrant acts. Widely mediatised acts of violence, as well as those that occurred during periods of heightened immigration debate were more likely to lead to copycat events in other localities. Local opportunities also played a role: violence was less likely to occur where the moderate right (CDU or CSU), and even where extreme right parties were electorally strong. This goes against the common sense idea that strong right parties fuel anti-immigrant action, but fits political opportunity structure theories that state that extra-institutional mobilisation is more likely to occur when a constituency is less well represented in institutional politics (e.g., Kriesi et al. 1995). Further, we showed that the recurrent finding from diffusion studies that geographical distance matters can be made sociologically more meaningful when one substitutes – as Gabriel Tarde suggested long ago – geographical by social distance. We investigated three aspects of social homophily: socio-economic (% of the workforce in the agrarian sector), political (% CDU/CSU votes), and demographic (% immigrants). Diffusion was significantly more likely to occur across localities that were more similar along these dimensions and once this was taken into account geographical distance did not matter anymore. Regarding reactions of bystander publics, first results indicate that they were an extremely important mechanism. In particular bystander reactions that supported anti-immigrant activists had a strongly positive impact on the subsequent rate of violence. Bystander reactions that disapproved of the violence did not have a significant effect, probably because they inadvertently generated more media attention for the violence and its perpetrators. Importantly, once bystander public reactions are taken into account, effect sizes for the political opportunity variables become weaker and in some cases insignificant, suggesting that bystander public reactions were indeed important in signalling to activists the opening or closure of opportunities for successful mobilisation."
74 Project

Human Rights for All Is Better than Citizenship Rights for Some

Authors Daniel Kanstroom
Book Title Debating Transformations of National Citizenship
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75 Book Chapter

“Viviendo En El Olvido”: Behind Bars, Latinos and Prison

Authors Suzanne Oboler
Year 2008
Journal Name LATINO STUDIES
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76 Journal Article

Political Protest in Asylum and Deportation. An Introduction

Authors Sieglinde Rosenberger
Book Title Protest Movements in Asylum and Deportation
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77 Book Chapter

Terrorists Repudiate Their Own Citizenship

Authors Christian Joppke
Book Title Debating Transformations of National Citizenship
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78 Book Chapter

Race and Social Problems

Authors Edward Telles
Year 2012
Journal Name RACE AND SOCIAL PROBLEMS
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79 Journal Article

Experiences of migration and the determinants of obesity among recent Iranian immigrants in Victoria, Australia

Authors Maryam Delavari, Andre M. N. Renzaho, David John Mellor, ...
Year 2013
Journal Name ETHNICITY & HEALTH
Citations (WoS) 16
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80 Journal Article

Freedom of religion, women's agency and banning the face veil: the role of feminist beliefs in shaping women's opinion

Authors Brenda O'Neill, Elisabeth Gidengil, Catherine Cote, ...
Year 2015
Journal Name ETHNIC AND RACIAL STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 12
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81 Journal Article

The correspondence between migration intentions and migration behavior: Data from the 1970 cohort of Filipino graduate students in the united states

Authors Josefina Jayme Card
Year 1982
Journal Name POPULATION AND ENVIRONMENT
Citations (WoS) 5
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82 Journal Article

Aspirations and frustrations: experiences of recent refugees in the Netherlands

Authors Anja van Heelsum
Year 2017
Journal Name ETHNIC AND RACIAL STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 6
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83 Journal Article

The inversion of accountability

Authors Frances Webber
Year 2016
Journal Name RACE & CLASS
Citations (WoS) 2
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84 Journal Article

The globalization of football: a study in the glocalization of the 'serious life'

Authors Richard Giulianotti, Roland Robertson
Year 2004
Journal Name BRITISH JOURNAL OF SOCIOLOGY
Citations (WoS) 136
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85 Journal Article

Ethnic-Minority Climbers. Winning the Golden Calf

Authors Marieke Slootman
Book Title Ethnic Identity, Social Mobility and the Role of Soulmates
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86 Book Chapter

Acculturation stress in South Sudanese refugees: Impact on marital relationships

Authors Nigar G. Khawaja, Karla Milner
Year 2012
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INTERCULTURAL RELATIONS
Citations (WoS) 17
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87 Journal Article

Self-defeating regional concentration

Authors K Matsuyama, T Takahashi
Year 1998
Journal Name REVIEW OF ECONOMIC STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 16
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88 Journal Article

Awareness and Migration: Organizations for bi-national family Rights Empowerment

Year 2014
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AMORE (Awareness & Migration: Organizations for bi-national family Rights Empowerment) aims to bring an action-research approach to the study of migration policies and administrative practices regulating access to citizenship and residence permits. This project will focus on bi-national married families formed by a third country national (TCN) and a European Union (EU) citizen. A TCN is a citizen of a non-EU country who resides in a EU Member State, and is thus affected by a specific administrative practices and regulations. In bi-national families, these practices unexpectedly affect the EU spouse too. By focusing on the unintended consequences of migration policies for EU citizens, the question that this project addresses is at what point these policies and practices threaten family life freedom, considered a universal human right. While their problem is still largely unknown, bi-national family members are actively participating in bottom-up Civil Society associations to defend bi-national families and migrants' rights. Using the biographical policy evaluation method to achieve its goals, the project will compare different scenarios in three cities: Brussels, Strasbourg and Turin. In order to be effective and reduce variables, only one foreign nationality will be studied, namely migrants from Morocco (TCN) married to an Italian/Belgian/French citizen (UE citizen). The study of the impact of migrations policies on family members' experiences and strategies implies investigating also those public officers involved in the implementation of the administrative practices concerning these bi-national families and taking into account people from their social surroundings. After studying individual agency, the observation will be turned to associations that have competences to solve juridical cases and to carry out political lobbying involving directly those bi-national family members. This particular kind of association represents a form of active bottom-up citizenship.
89 Project

Rebuilding the ship at sea: super-diversity, person and conduct in eastern Oslo

Authors Thomas Hylland Eriksen
Year 2015
Journal Name GLOBAL NETWORKS-A JOURNAL OF TRANSNATIONAL AFFAIRS
Citations (WoS) 4
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90 Journal Article

Social Sciences and Humanities: a New Agenda for Europe's Challenges

Year 2016
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'During the Slovak EU Presidency, the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic proposes to organize an international conference on Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) titled 'The Social Sciences and Humanities: A New Agenda for Europe's Challenges' that will be held in Bratislava on November 15-16 2016. The conference will follow the Tatra Summit, which will focus on the impact of social sciences and humanities on policies. An international Scientific Board will be established that will include distinguished European scientists from different fields of social sciences and humanities. The Scientific Board will work mainly on the draft programme of the conference and ensure the range and quality of speakers. It will also propose the conference outcomes. The goal of the conference is to illustrate that research in SSH is crucial in addressing societal challenges faced by Europe and it brings a significant contribution to the solution of problems in contemporary democratic societies. SSH are critical in solving acute crises such as migration - with its consequences on national policies; human rights and freedom of circulation; radicalisation and terrorism, which sparks debates on religious diversity and security inside and outside Europe; and unemployment which fuels social exclusion and inequality in some of its Member States. Such challenges cannot be solved by mere technological solutions and such technological solutions are anyway socially grounded. The conference will bring together about 300 scholars from SSH and other disciplines, business companies, industry, policy makers and media. They will discuss not only existing, but also new research ideas for the Work Programme 2018-2020 and contribute to a better visibility, integration and implementation of SSH into science and research policies.'
91 Project

EU Migration and the Economic Crisis: Concepts and Issues

Authors Mikolaj Stanek, Jean-Michel Lafleur
Book Title South-North Migration of EU Citizens in Times of Crisis
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92 Book Chapter

Malcolm X, Smethwick, and the influence of the African American freedom struggle on British race relations in the 1960s

Authors Joe Street
Year 2008
Journal Name JOURNAL OF BLACK STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 18
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93 Journal Article

Multilevel governance from below: how Dutch cities respond to intra-EU mobility

Authors Peter Scholten, Godfried Engbersen, Erik Snel, ...
Year 2018
Journal Name JOURNAL OF ETHNIC AND MIGRATION STUDIES
Citations (WoS) 8
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94 Journal Article

The Diversification of Intra-European Movement

Authors Deniz Sert
Book Title Between Mobility and Migration
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95 Book Chapter

Return Imaginaries and Political Climate: Comparing Thinking About Return Mobilities Among Pakistani Origin Migrants and Descendants in Norway and the UK

Authors Marta Bolognani, Marta Bivand Erdal
Year 2017
Journal Name JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION AND INTEGRATION
Citations (WoS) 4
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96 Journal Article

Categorising What We Study and What We Analyse, and the Exercise of Interpretation

Authors Dirk Jacobs
Book Title Qualitative Research in European Migration Studies
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97 Book Chapter

Ukrainian Migration to Poland: A “Local” Mobility?

Authors Marta Kindler, Zuzanna Brunarska, Monika Szulecka, ...
Book Title Ukrainian Migration to the European Union
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98 Book Chapter

"The Paper that You Have in Your Hand is My Freedom": Migrant Domestic Work and the Sponsorship (Kafala) System in Lebanon

Authors Amrita Pande
Year 2013
Journal Name INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION REVIEW
Citations (WoS) 22
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99 Journal Article

The radical right and the end of Swedish exceptionalism

Authors Jens Rydgren, Sara van der Meiden
Year 2018
Journal Name EUROPEAN POLITICAL SCIENCE
Citations (WoS) 2
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100 Journal Article
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