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Adapting to Crisis

Migration Research During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Aydan Greatrick, Jumana Al-Waeli, Hannah Sender, Susanna Corona Maioli, Jin L. Li, and Ellen Goodwin

Germany, LGBTQI+ asylum claimants found themselves increasingly stuck in accommodation where they had to hide their sexuality for fear of being harassed. In the UK, the challenges faced by Syrian refugee families of accessing schooling while stuck at home

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Restoring Viable Relations in Emigrant Gambia

Paolo Gaibazzi

relatives, as he tellingly put it, i bogu in wa —they “exited” me, or they “quit” me. In 2006, as the Muslim festival of Tobaski (Eid al Adha) was approaching, Suleyman borrowed some credit and a mobile phone, and rang Kausu, his elder brother in Germany

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Beyond Economy and Religion

Resources and Socio-cosmic Fields in Odisha, India

Roland Hardenberg

separated cognitively or in respect to their underlying values. The Conflict over the Niamgiri Mountains: Bauxite and Sacred Places Some years ago, a student of anthropology at Tübingen University showed me a couple of pages from the German newspaper Die

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The Long Homecoming

Ghanaian Migrant Business and Power in Veneto, Italy

Hans Lucht

selected, and PK then picks up the boxes with a forklift and arranges them in a cold room. Some months later, the apples are packed and sent to supermarkets or exported to Germany, Holland, and Denmark. He's happy with the work—“there's no sickness on it

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Jens Kreinath and Refika Sariönder

cem provides an opportunity for the Alevis to present themselves as a distinct religious community. While drinking tea, one Alevi woman visiting from Germany who had taken part in the ceremony told us that she had never participated in a cem before

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Zeynep S. Mencutek

person or reactivating the registration of someone who has been issued a deportation order. Unlike in European countries like the UK, Germany, Austria, or the Netherlands, independent civil society organizations have not played any counseling or execution

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Ben Page, Olga R. Gulina, Doğuş Şimşek, Caress Schenk, and Vidya Venkat

point out that “these different models can often coexist in the same national context, or dominant ideas and ideologies can change over time” (326). It happened many times: when Germany accepted a majority of humanitarian migrants in 2014–2020 but

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The Powerful (Vagueness of) Numbers?

(Non)Knowledge Production about Refugee Accommodation Quantifications in UNHCR's Global Trends Reports

Ulrike Krause

tendencies emerge: accommodation types are indicated as undefined for the whole refugee(-like) populations in Australia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Sweden, and Switzerland. 6 These are just some examples of

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Khaled Furani

anthropology and theology. In 1926, Franz Boas, the secular-humanist German immigrant founder of American anthropology, writes: “Because I was a Jew … I found myself free of many prejudices which restrict others in the use of the intellect: as a Jew I was

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Sabina Barone, Veronika Bernard, Teresa S Büchsel, Leslie Fesenmyer, Bruce Whitehouse, Petra Molnar, Bonny Astor, and Olga R. Gulina

reach a wider academic and general public. Veronika Bernard Associate Professor, Department of German Language and Literature, University of Innsbruck, Austria BUREAUCRACY, LAW AND DYSTOPIA IN THE UNITED KINGDOM’S ASYLUM SYSTEM John R