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Refugees & political asylum books

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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

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: 01/09/2017

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

A Forcibly Displaced Toward a Development Approach Supporting Refugees, the Internally Displaced, and Their Hosts by World Bank A Forcibly Displaced Toward a Development Approach Supporting Refugees, the Internally Displaced, and Their Hosts

One global issue at the forefront of World Bank Group work this year and beyond is the forced displacement of people and its impact on ending extreme poverty. This report, prepared by The World Bank Group and the United Nations...
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: Paperback - 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: Hardback - Released: 28/04/2017

Coming Soon

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 Forty thousand people died trying to cross international borders in the past decade, with the high-profile deaths along the shores of Europe only accounting...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

Go Back to Where You Came from The Backlash Against Immigration & the Fate of Western Democracy by Sasha Polakow-Suransky Go Back to Where You Came from The Backlash Against Immigration & the Fate of Western Democracy

Read this book to understand how the new right poses a graver threat to liberal democracy than do radical Islamic extremists or mass migration.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/10/2017

A Practical Guide to Therapeutic Work with Asylum-Seekers and Refugees by Paul Cilia La Corte, Angelina Jalonen 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

Other books in this genre

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

Tiger and Clay Syria Fragments by Rana Abdulfattah Tiger and Clay Syria Fragments

Moving collection of poetry and memoir by Rana Abdulfattah, a young Syrian woman writing in exile in Istanbul.
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/03/2017

Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2016 (Includes Text on Country Profiles Data) by United Nations: Office on Drugs and Crime Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2016 (Includes Text on Country Profiles Data)

The Report covers and provides an overview of patterns and flows of trafficking in persons at the global, regional and national levels, based on trafficking cases detected mainly between 2012 and 2014.
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/03/2017

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

Screening Asylum in a Culture of Disbelief Truths, Denials and Skeptical Borders by Olga Jubany Screening Asylum in a Culture of Disbelief Truths, Denials and Skeptical Borders

This ethnographic book enhances our understanding of asylum screening, an area of immigration that is often overlooked and remains under-researched. Falsely perceived as a one-dimensional function of static state power, it is here revealed that asylum decisions at borders respond...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/02/2017

A Gendered Approach to the Syrian Refugee Crisis by Jane Freedman A Gendered Approach to the Syrian Refugee Crisis

The refugee crisis that began in 2015 has seen thousands of refugees attempting to reach Europe, principally from Syria. The dangers and difficulties of this journey have been highlighted in the media, as have the political disagreements within Europe over...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/01/2017

The New Odyssey The Story of the Twenty-First Century Refugee Crisis by Patrick Kingsley The New Odyssey The Story of the Twenty-First Century Refugee Crisis

In the humane tradition of Katherine Boo's Behind the Beautiful Forevers comes a searing account of the international refugee crisis.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/01/2017

Seeking Asylum in Israel Refugees and Migration Law by Gilad Ben-Nun Seeking Asylum in Israel Refugees and Migration Law

A legal and social examination of asylum in Israel - a controversial and hotly debated topic.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/12/2016

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