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Moving on

Italy as a stepping stone in migrants’ imaginaries

Anna Tuckett

The disappointment of those who aspire to migrate but ultimately never leave their homelands has been extensively discussed in anthropological literature on migration ( Carling 2002 ; Gaibazzi 2014 ; Jansen 2009 ; Vigh 2009 ). Examining migrant

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Bayla Ostrach

unique effects in Catalunya, where migrants have greater access to public health care ( Ostrach 2017 ). The 2010 reforms expanded abortion rights for any reason in the first trimester (up to 14 weeks from the last menstrual period, by this law

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Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh and Francesco Carella

responses to different forms of migration. In your professional experience since 2005, you have worked on migration and development, forced migration and refugees issues, trafficking in human beings, migrants’ rights, and local integration for IOM, the UN

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Migrant Residents in Search of Residences

Locating Structural Violence at the Interstices of Bureaucracies

Megan Sheehan

Over the past 20 years, migration to Chile has increased dramatically in size and scope, driven by Chile’s return to democracy, growing economy, and demand for unskilled labor. As migrants settle in Chile, they face numerous encounters with

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Refugia Roundtable

Imagining Refugia: Thinking Outside the Current Refugee Regime

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

The refugee and migration summits in the US in September 2016 rounded off no fewer than seven major international meetings in that year that set out to solve the refugee and migrant “crisis” that escalated from around 2015 ( Migration Policy

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Dudziro Nhengu

This study on migrants’ health and gender as human security sought to influence enhanced, gender-sensitive, and fit-for-purpose migration policies of relevance to the global geo-political context. Gender-blind policies promote inequalities in

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Into and Out of Citizenship, through Personal Tax Payments

Romanian Migrants’ Leveraging of British Self-Employment

Dora-Olivia Vicol

meaningful subjects in moral orders premised on economic contribution ( Millar 2014 ). A similar ambivalence characterizes European citizenship and the story of Romanian migrants who informed this article. If, in a juridical sense, all Romanians became

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Bina Fernandez

International migration in the contemporary era of globalization generates complex inequalities that require a non-statist approach to justice. This paper considers how the analysis of these inequalities may be fruitfully undertaken using Nancy Fraser’s framework of redistribution, recognition, and representation. The discussion uses empirical material from a case study of Ethiopian women who migrate as domestic workers to countries in the Middle East. The paper suggests potential directions for more transformative approaches to justice within the context of international migration.

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Diverse Driving Emotions

Exploring Chinese Migrants’ Mobilities in a Car-Dependent City

Sophie-May Kerr, Natascha Klocker, and Gordon Waitt

are diverse. For some people, like the Chinese migrants involved in this study, negative feelings detract from the desire to drive, with implications for patterns of car use. Our participants’ narratives made direct links between transport norms and

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Consistent inconsistency

New reflections on migrants, the state, and the contingencies of law

Georgina Ramsay

Tobias G. Eule, Lisa Marie Borrelli, Annika Lindberg and Anny Wyss (2019), Migrants Before the Law: Contested Migration Control in Europe (London: Palgrave Macmillan) Tatjana Thelen, Larissa Vetters and Keebet von Benda-Beckman (eds) (2018