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Places of Otherness

Comparing Eastleigh, Nairobi, and Xiaobei, Guangzhou, as Sites of South-South Migration

Neil Carrier and Gordon Mathews

, and it is in such places that many dreams of mobility and social mobility take shape. The article will accordingly give overviews of Eastleigh and Xiaobei and their mobility dynamics, dynamics that share some similarities (being generally built on the

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Decolonial Approaches to Refugee Migration

Nof Nasser-Eddin and Nour Abu-Assab in Conversation

Nof Nasser-Eddin and Nour Abu-Assab

that we want our countries to be at the same level as the West or operate in the same way, for example. Nof Copying state systems, copying laws and …  Nour Yes, exactly. And Palestine seems like a dream too far away, but at the same time I do not want a

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The Territorialization of Vietnam's Northern Upland Frontier

Migrant Motivations and Misgivings from World War II until Today

Sarah Turner, Thi-Thanh-Hien Pham, and Ngô Thúy Hạnh

part of the NEZ process, they were often also motivated by the dream of easier access to land and new farming opportunities. Their physical move was facilitated by “scout teams” ( Phái đoàn tiền trạm ), namely Kinh officials who identified possible

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Rachel Rosen and Sarah Crafter

generate sympathy for their cause, following the model of wounded subjectivity that has become dominant in neoliberal, Anglo-American societies ( Pupavac 2008: 278 ). Hopes and “dreams” served a powerful and emotive motif. For example, The Mail printed a

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Refugia Roundtable

Imagining Refugia: Thinking Outside the Current Refugee Regime

Nicholas Van Hear, Veronique Barbelet, Christina Bennett, and Helma Lutz

—including the kindred ideas of charter cities, free havens, and special zones—envisage deregulated places that are the dream spaces of neoliberal zealots. But despite these caveats, perhaps some version of these ideas may be worth looking at. In this article, I

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Refugee Hospitality Encounters in Northern Portugal

“Cultural Orientations” and “Contextual Protection”

Elizabeth Challinor

’t always be here (due to my age) and I don’t want to leave the responsibility for others. I dreamed to see the family happy, the children at school, we had thought of work for the father who was a carpenter. The priest’s narrative—which included an

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Undoing Traceable Beginnings

Citizenship and Belonging among Former Burundian Refugees in Tanzania

Patricia Daley, Ng’wanza Kamata, and Leiyo Singo

in Urban Tanzania . New York : Berghahn Books . Staeheli , Lynn A. , Patricia Ehrkamp , Helga Leitner , and Caroline R. Nagel . 2012 . “ Dreaming the Ordinary: Daily Life and the Complex Geographies of Citizenship .” Progress in Human

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

and author of The British Dream: Successes and Failures of Post-War Immigration (2013), has become notorious for his controversial “post-liberal” commentary on the key political issues of the moment. In The Road to Somewhere , Goodhart develops