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Lessons from Refugees

Research Ethics in the Context of Resettlement in South America

Marcia Vera Espinoza

committee played a pivotal role. The information sheet, translated into Spanish and Arabic, gave participants a sense of security. At the same time, the formality of the consent form also gave participants a sense of control and a guarantee of anonymity

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Undoing Traceable Beginnings

Citizenship and Belonging among Former Burundian Refugees in Tanzania

Patricia Daley, Ng’wanza Kamata, and Leiyo Singo

new Tanzanians were often suspicious of our research, even when we promised anonymity. Consequently, we did not record interviews, but tried as practically as possible to take detailed notes during and after the sessions. The remainder of this

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Race and the Micropolitics of Mobility

Mobile Autoethnography on a South African Bus Service

Bradley Rink

anonymity. 62 Seiler, “The Significance of Race”; Seiler, “Race: A Key Category.” 63 Merriman, “Rethinking Mobile Methods,” 168.

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Blue Sky Matter

Toward an (In-flight) Understanding of the Sensuousness of Mobilities Design

Ole B. Jensen and Phillip Vannini

comforting anonymity—a troublesome circumstance caused by overly chatty seat companions, loud or unruly passengers who manage to draw unwanted attention, or large-shaped passenger bodies that end up touching against neighboring elbows, legs, and worst of all

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Governing Global Aeromobility

Canada and Airport Refugee Claimants in the 1980s

Bret Edwards

, largely nonwhite people and withholding from them certain basic rights and freedoms. Detainees and deportees, then, differed from the kinetic elite in experiencing airports not as global nonplaces of anonymity, transiency, and homogeneity, but as distinct

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Re/Making Immigration Policy through Practice

How Social Workers Influence What It Means to Be a Refused Asylum Seeker

Kathryn Tomko Dennler

that give rise to a referral to social services are so particular to the individual that it may become difficult to relate them while maintaining anonymity. There may be other risks to revealing this information that are difficult to anticipate

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Fashioning Masculinities through Migration

Narratives of Romanian Construction Workers in London

Alexandra Urdea

money honestly.” Moreover, the present study shows that another aspect that enables class mobility for the migrants is the clear separation of local (English) and Romanian cultures, which allows for a certain level of anonymity in work relationships

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Heather Wurtz and Olivia Wilkinson

independence from the organizations in question, as recipients of services from the organization, these research participants may have been reluctant to express discontent for diverse reasons. We have maintained participant anonymity and confidentiality in

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Refugee Hospitality Encounters in Northern Portugal

“Cultural Orientations” and “Contextual Protection”

Elizabeth Challinor

initiated in April 2016 that focuses on the encounters between refugees, asylum seekers, and local host institutions across three towns in northern Portugal. The names of the towns, institutions, and individuals have all been codified to safeguard anonymity

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Media Ecologies of Autonomous Automobility

Gendered and Racial Dimensions of Future Concept Cars

Julia M. Hildebrand and Mimi Sheller

purposes of surveillance in the future. This quality leads to an exposure of passengers and their activities inside the car, dissolving the former protective cocoon of the car shell toward virtual visibility and vulnerability. Anonymity could turn into a