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Navigating the Fourth Republic

West African University Students between Metropolitan France and Dakar

Harry Gamble

the migrations of students from Overseas France. 8 As the provisional government gave way to the nascent Fourth Republic, the Government General of AOF created a range of new scholarships. So too did the various territories after West African

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Transit Migration in Niger

Stemming the Flows of Migrants, but at What Cost?

Sébastien Moretti

policy makers to such movements has been an increasing externalization of their restrictive migration policies to stem the movements of people and to shift the responsibility for preventing irregular immigration to so-called transit states. As the most

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Fashioning Masculinities through Migration

Narratives of Romanian Construction Workers in London

Alexandra Urdea

The present article aims to show that, for migrant men working in London in low- and mid-skilled jobs, migration is a path for fashioning the self as gendered actors striving to improve their livelihoods. The present article describes their

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Memories of Migration

Commemoration, Contestation, and Migrant Integration in the United Kingdom and Germany

Barbara Laubenthal and Kevin Myers

The question of the integration of migrants in European societies is a timely one. Large refugee movements from war-torn countries such as Syria, Iraq, and Afghanistan and new patterns of intra-European migration after the latest waves of eu

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Policy coherence for development and migration

Analyzing US and EU policies through the lens of normative transformation

Harlan Koff

The European Union’s 2015–2016 “migration/asylum crisis” gave renewed prominence to discussions over the relationship between migration, security and development in global affairs. The EU’s policy responses to these flows have confirmed that

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Migration as Survival

Withheld Stories and the Limits of Ethnographic Knowability

Gerhild Perl

; Jackson [2002] 2013a ). By exploring the politics of circulation of a story, in this article I am interested in the intertwined dynamics of survival and storytelling in the context of migration by boat. I will argue that the regime of contemporary

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Migration – A New Normal

A Jewish Perspective

Lea Mühlstein

edited by the speaker) The biblical portrayal of wandering, what we today might call migration, is indeed rather sobering. It does not shy away from descriptions of being taken advantage of, enslavement, rape and even attempts of genocide. It reflects

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Migration and Redefining Self

Negotiating Religious Identity among Hazara Women in Germany

Saideh Saidi

advancement of the field. Migration is a transformative parameter in a physical and social setting, and exposure to a new society leads to curiosity, enabling an immigrant to observe, learn new things and reflect upon one's own traditions vis-à-vis the new

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Andonis Piperoglou

Diane Comer . The Braided River: Migration and the Personal Essay (Otago University Press, 2019), 304 pp., ISBN 9781988531533, $35 (paperback). The title of The Braided River: Migration and the Personal Essay perfectly captures what Diane

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Roads versus Rivers

Two Systems of Spatial Structuring in Northern Russia and Their Effects on Local Inhabitants

Kirill V. Istomin

one such region to another, which usually means migration from one river basin to another, the herders became capable of pointing out correct directions toward different places within this region, which were sometimes situated as far as one or two