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Refugees & political asylum books

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Recently Published

Rescue Refugees and the Political Crisis of Our Time by David Miliband Rescue Refugees and the Political Crisis of Our Time

Across the globe 65 million people are fleeing for their lives. As head of the International Rescue Committee, David Miliband has first-hand insight on the refugee crisis and what we can do about it as ordinary citizens. His message is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/11/2017

Uprooted How 3000 Years of Jewish Civilization in the Arab World Vanished Overnight by Lyn Julius Uprooted How 3000 Years of Jewish Civilization in the Arab World Vanished Overnight


Format: Hardback - Released: 09/11/2017

Women and Borders Refugees, Migrants and Communities by Seema Shekhawat Women and Borders Refugees, Migrants and Communities

Experiences of women migrants and refugees at the border
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/10/2017

Impossible Refuge The Control and Constraint of Refugee Futures by Georgina (University of Newcastle, Australia) Ramsay Impossible Refuge The Control and Constraint of Refugee Futures
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Impossible Refuge brings the perspectives of refugees into rapidly emerging dialogues about contemporary situations of mass forced migration, asking: what does it mean to be displaced? Based on multi-sited ethnographic research conducted with refugees from Central Africa living in situations...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/10/2017

Violent Borders Refugees and the Right to Move by Reece Jones Violent Borders Refugees and the Right to Move

A major new exploration of the refugee crisis, focusing on how borders are formed and policed
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

Children of the Camp The Lives of Somali Youth Raised in Kakuma Refugee Camp, Kenya by Catherine-Lune Grayson Children of the Camp The Lives of Somali Youth Raised in Kakuma Refugee Camp, Kenya

This original study carefully considers how young people perceive their living environment and how growing up in exile structures their view of the past and their country of origin, and the future and its possibilities.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/09/2017

The Refugee Challenge in Post-Cold War America by Maria (Howard A. Newman Professor of American Studies and History, Cornell University) Garcia The Refugee Challenge in Post-Cold War America
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The Refugee Challenge in Post-Cold War America examines the geopolitical and domestic interests that have shaped US refugee and asylum policy since 1989. In the post-Cold War era, policymakers consider a wider range of populations as potentially eligible for refuge:...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/09/2017

Gender, Violence, Refugees by Susanne Buckley-Zistel Gender, Violence, Refugees

Providing nuanced accounts of how the social identities of men and women, the context of displacement and the experience or manifestation of violence interact, this collection offers conceptual analyses and in-depth case studies to illustrate how gender relations are affected...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

Coming Soon

A Practical Guide to Therapeutic Work with Asylum-Seekers and Refugees by Paul Cilia La Corte, Angelina Jalonen, Jerry Clore A Practical Guide to Therapeutic Work with Asylum-Seekers and Refugees
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This accessible interdisciplinary guide shows helping professionals how to achieve effective, therapeutically informed care for refugees. Using three core principles across four key stages of a refugee's experience, it's the essential tool for professionals helping refugees to recover and integrate...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2017

Migrant, Refugee, Smuggler, Saviour by Peter Tinti, Tuesday Reitano Migrant, Refugee, Smuggler, Saviour
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When states, charities and NGOs either ignore or are overwhelmed by movement of people on a vast scale, criminal networks step into the breach. This book explains what happens next.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2018

Other books in this genre

Forcibly displaced toward a development approach supporting refugees, the internally displaced, and their hosts by World Bank Forcibly displaced toward a development approach supporting refugees, the internally displaced, and their hosts


Format: Paperback - Released: 21/06/2017

The Palestinian Refugees in Jordan 1948-1957 by Avi Plascov The Palestinian Refugees in Jordan 1948-1957

There is perhaps no aspect of the Arab-Israeli conflict that is more complex and more emotionally charged than the problem of the Palestinian refugees. The atmosphere surrounding the discussion has led to confusion, so that the facts have become unclear...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/05/2017

The New Odyssey The Story of Europe's Refugee Crisis by Patrick Kingsley The New Odyssey The Story of Europe's Refugee Crisis

Europe is facing a wave of migration unmatched since the end of World War II - and no one has reported on this crisis in more depth or breadth than the Guardian's migration correspondent, Patrick Kingsley. This is his account...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/05/2017

Upheaval The Refugee Trek through Europe by Navid Kermani, Moises Saman Upheaval The Refugee Trek through Europe
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By foot, in buses, prison vans and trains, a steady stream of refugees traveled from the Greek island of Lesbos into Europe. In the autumn of 2015, award-winning writer Navid Kermani decided to accompany them on the Balkan route.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/04/2017

Upheaval The Refugee Trek through Europe by Navid Kermani, Moises Saman Upheaval The Refugee Trek through Europe
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By foot, in buses, prison vans and trains, a steady stream of refugees traveled from the Greek island of Lesbos into Europe. In the autumn of 2015, award-winning writer Navid Kermani decided to accompany them on the Balkan route.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/04/2017

State of the World's Refugees 2016 A World in Turmoil by United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees State of the World's Refugees 2016 A World in Turmoil

This volume is an authoritative contribution to scholarly and policy debates surrounding forced displacement, as well as to practice.
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/04/2017

Voices from the 'Jungle' Stories from the Calais Refugee Camp by Calais Writers Voices from the 'Jungle' Stories from the Calais Refugee Camp

A shocking but inspirational collection of stories by refugees in the former Calais camp in France
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2017

Refuge Transforming a Broken Refugee System by Alexander Betts, Paul Collier Refuge Transforming a Broken Refugee System
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'Betts and Collier offer innovative insights into how to more effectively meet this challenge, with an important new focus on international solidarity and refugee empowerment' Kofi Annan'Refugees and policy makers need practical answers to what is now a global crisis....
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/03/2017

There Goes The Neighborhood by Ali Noorani There Goes The Neighborhood


Format: Hardback - Released: 27/03/2017

EU Asylum Policies The Power of Strong Regulating States by Natascha Zaun EU Asylum Policies The Power of Strong Regulating States

This book fills a significant lacuna in our understanding of the refugee crisis by analyzing the dynamics that lie behind fifteen years of asylum policies in the European Union. It sheds light on why cooperation has led to reinforced refugee...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/03/2017

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