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Population Exchange in Greek Macedonia: The Rural Settlement of Refugees 1922-1930

Elisabeth Kontogiorgi

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199278961
eISBN:
9780191706806
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278961.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

Following the defeat of the Greek Army in 1922 by nationalist Turkish forces, the Convention of Lausanne in 1923 specified the first compulsory exchange of populations ratified by an international ... More


Silence and Refusal: Refugees, Race, and Economic Development

Neil Smith

in American Empire: Roosevelt's Geographer and the Prelude to Globalization

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520230279
eISBN:
9780520931527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520230279.003.0011
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines Bowman's role in dealing with the refugees of the Second World War, especially the Nazi genocide. Bowman's work on the pioneer fringe and his pursuit of a “science of ... More


Finding “Angels” for the Boat People

Ulrike Elisabeth Stockhausen

in The Strangers in Our Midst: American Evangelicals and Immigration from the Cold War to the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780197515884
eISBN:
9780197515914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197515884.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter covers evangelical resettlement of Southeast Asian refugees from 1975 to the early 1980s. During this time, a number of evangelical organizations ran resettlement ministries and refugee ... More


The NGOization of Refugee Resettlement

Jennifer Erickson

in Race-ing Fargo: Refugees, Citizenship, and the Transformation of Small Cities

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751134
eISBN:
9781501751141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751134.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explains the policies, politics, and everyday practices of the New American Services. It highlights the tensions surrounding citizenship and the role that nongovernmental (or nonprofit) ... More


Sponsoring Castro’s Refugees

Ulrike Elisabeth Stockhausen

in The Strangers in Our Midst: American Evangelicals and Immigration from the Cold War to the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780197515884
eISBN:
9780197515914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197515884.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter covers evangelical churches’ responses to Cuban refugees between 1959 and 1965, which constituted the first large-scale refugee resettlement initiative by a large evangelical ... More


Histories, Assemblages, and the City

Jennifer Erickson

in Race-ing Fargo: Refugees, Citizenship, and the Transformation of Small Cities

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751134
eISBN:
9781501751141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751134.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter discusses the histories of North Dakota, Bosnia Herzegovina, and South Sudan. It talks about the North Europeans that settled in the region in the 1860s, how the Dakota territory was ... More


Diversity and Inclusion in Fargo

Jennifer Erickson

in Race-ing Fargo: Refugees, Citizenship, and the Transformation of Small Cities

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751134
eISBN:
9781501751141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751134.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter provides data on the beliefs, practices, and discourse about refugees and race beyond refugee resettlement and welfare agencies. It aims to provide a broader, richer context for refugee ... More


Resettlement Assistance and “A New Standard of Living”

Danielle Battisti

in Whom We Shall Welcome: Italian Americans and Immigration Reform, 1945-1965

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823284399
eISBN:
9780823286348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823284399.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The chapter chronicles how Italian American organizations provided employment, housing, and resettlement assistance to tens of thousands of Italian immigrants, especially refugees, after they arrived ... More


Creating proper subjects: the politics of Hmong refugee resettlement in the United States

Chia Youyee Vang

in Displacement: Global conversations on refuge

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781526123466
eISBN:
9781526155443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526123473.00009
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter studies the history of Hmong refugee resettlement in the United States to examine the interplay between the refugee resettlement practices of US social service providers and failed US ... More


Refugees and Other Necessitous Migrants

Sarah Song

in Immigration and Democracy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190909222
eISBN:
9780190909253
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190909222.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Chapter 7 considers the substance of immigration policy. It argues that the duty to protect refugees and other forcibly displaced migrants is a moral constraint on the state’s right to control ... More


Sexual Exploitation, Rape and Abuse as a Narrative and a Strategy

Ingunn Bjørkhaug

in Doing Fieldwork in Areas of International Intervention: A Guide to Research in Violent and Closed Contexts

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529206883
eISBN:
9781529206906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529206883.003.0018
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

This chapter analyzes Ingunn Bjørkhaug's fieldwork that took place among refugees in a camp in Uganda. It reflects on how the research participants' agency to engage in strategic storytelling ... More


Introduction: Valley to the World

Jennifer Erickson

in Race-ing Fargo: Refugees, Citizenship, and the Transformation of Small Cities

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751134
eISBN:
9781501751141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751134.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter introduces Race ing Fargo as a case study for how citizenship is practiced and how diversity is approached in Fargo, North Dakota, and what the consequences of these practices are. The ... More


Sibling Rivalry: Welfare and Refugee Resettlement

Jennifer Erickson

in Race-ing Fargo: Refugees, Citizenship, and the Transformation of Small Cities

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751134
eISBN:
9781501751141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751134.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter highlights practices of welfare workers in Fargo and compares them to practices of refugee resettlement workers in order to better understand how these institutions have shaped ... More


Rust Belt Cosmopolitanism: Resettlement Urbanism in Buffalo, New York

Erkin Özay

in Buffalo at the Crossroads: The Past, Present, and Future of American Urbanism

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501749766
eISBN:
9781501749797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501749766.003.0012
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter begins with a background on the demolition of Frank Lloyd Wright's Larkin building in 1950 which proved ominous for Buffalo. It sketches Buffalo's impending socioeconomic decline by ... More


Homeland, Exile, and Return

Khatharya Um

in From the Land of Shadows: "War, Revolution, and the Making of the Cambodian Diaspora"

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781479804733
eISBN:
9781479801978
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479804733.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter looks at the different forms that memory, mourning, and memorialization take in the aftermath of this traumatic encounter and examines diasporic longing for re-connection and the ... More


No Good Options: Unaccompanied Minors in the US Immigration System

Marjorie S. Zatz and Nancy Rodriguez

in Dreams and Nightmares: Immigration Policy, Youth, and Families

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780520283053
eISBN:
9780520958890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520283053.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The surge in the number of unaccompanied minors entering the United States from Central America in recent years has become a humanitarian crisis. Unaccompanied minors are children in need of ... More


Conclusion

María Cristina García

in The Refugee Challenge in Post-Cold War America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780190655303
eISBN:
9780190697754
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190655303.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The United States has been the top resettlement nation for refugees accepting, on average, 59,000 refugees per year since 2004. The US immigration courts have also granted asylum to an average of ... More


Conclusion: Prairie for the People

Jennifer Erickson

in Race-ing Fargo: Refugees, Citizenship, and the Transformation of Small Cities

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751134
eISBN:
9781501751141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751134.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter concludes that globalized capitalism has resulted in unprecedented amounts of goods, services, ideas, and people circulating the planet, which has provoked a range of responses at the ... More


Briefing Congress: September 4, 1991—Washington, D.C.

Andrew Marble

in Boy on the Bridge: The Story of John Shalikashvili's American Success

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813178028
eISBN:
9780813178035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813178028.003.0017
Subject:
History, Military History

Set at the September 4, 1991, congressional hearing at the Rayburn Office Building, Washington, D.C., the chapter uses Lieutenant General John Shalikashvili’s testimony to a House Armed Services ... More


Starting Over

Chia Youyee Vang

in Fly Until You Die: An Oral History of Hmong Pilots in the Vietnam War

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190622145
eISBN:
9780190622176
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190622145.003.0009
Subject:
History, Asian History, Military History

The difficulties of starting over in a new country are discussed in chapter 8. Former pilots and their families describe their departure from Southeast Asia: filling out the paperwork required for ... More


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