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The Algorithmics and Biopolitics of Race in Emerging Smart Border Practices and Technologies

Tamara Vukov

descriptive modeling, data mining, simulation and other analytic techniques to identify, mitigate, and manage … risk.” It promises predictive analytics on “the common visa types … typically used to illegally cross the border” through the profiling of “high

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Heather Wurtz and Olivia Wilkinson

: 1462). In contrast, interventions by many of the local faith actors in our study promote community solidarity, cohesion, and the training and education of local residents. This has been seen in other “Southern” approaches, such as Cuba's model of

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Patti Tamara Lenard and Laura Madokoro

status. Or, maybe, we should treat sanctuary cities as more focused on altering state immigration policies. Evidence of both objectives is available in most actual cases. At the normative level, neither is a perfect model of sanctuary, although both

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Media Ecologies of Autonomous Automobility

Gendered and Racial Dimensions of Future Concept Cars

Julia M. Hildebrand and Mimi Sheller

, that is, “family models,” in their responsibilities as mother and housewife. 52 Men, however, would be drawn to “the ‘Top Gear’ fast sports car or the impractical ‘classic car.’” 53 Second, the concept car visions also try to allay fears of the more

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“A Refugee Pastor in a Refugee Church”

Refugee-Refugee Hosting in a Faith-Based Context

Karen Lauterbach

and Hostility. ” Migration and Society: Advances in Research 1 ( 1 ): 1 – 6 . Betts , Alexander , Imane Chaara , Naohiko Omata , and Olivier Sterck . 2019 . Refugee Economies in Uganda: What Difference Does the Self-Reliance Model

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Reconceptualizing Transit States in an Era of Outsourcing, Offshoring, and Obfuscation

Antje Missbach and Melissa Phillips

countries influenceable emerging economies, and destination countries wealthy and highly sought-after. Such a framework reinforces what have been seen as inaccurate portrayals of the contemporary political world through center-periphery models, as promoted

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Holly Thorpe

“deficit” model, assuming poor or disadvantaged youth need “our” Western versions of sport for their empowerment. 39 In contrast to many SDP programs that continue to use sport as a “hook on which to hang socializing experiences that promote forms of

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Places of Otherness

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

Neil Carrier and Gordon Mathews

, Eastleigh business is even gentrifying in some ways, moving away from the “low-end” model, with new malls built with slicker designs and incorporating mainstream Kenyan chain stores and banks too: in some ways, the Eastleigh economy is formalizing. Somalis

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The Long Homecoming

Ghanaian Migrant Business and Power in Veneto, Italy

Hans Lucht

too, from traditional family-owned farms to larger business models attuned to global markets; wine remains a very important produce in the region. In spite of the hard times, tourism is booming; the year 2015 saw a record 17 million tourists arrive in

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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

. All the relatives of high officials, they're the ones that get the jobs here now.” Perhaps this helps strengthen state loyalties on the border, given that this program appears to be a new territorializing project, somewhat reworking past models. Not