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Conclusion: Muslim African Refugees in Perpetual Passage

Cawo M. Abdi

in Elusive Jannah: The Somali Diaspora and a Borderless Muslim Identity

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780816697380
eISBN:
9781452952376
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816697380.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

The conclusion underscores how instead of only focusing on economic incorporation or taking a celebratory position on transnational lives and identities, the case studies presented in this book call ... More


Peruvian Lives across Borders: Power, Exclusion, and Home

M. Cristina Alcalde

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780252041846
eISBN:
9780252050510
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041846.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Peruvian Lives across Borders focuses on the transnational lives of middle and upper-class transnational Peruvians. Among the Peruvians whose migration trajectories this book examines, return as a ... More


Transnational Lives: Home, Privilege, and Exclusion

M. Cristina Alcalde

in Peruvian Lives across Borders: Power, Exclusion, and Home

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780252041846
eISBN:
9780252050510
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041846.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter draws the reader into everyday transnational experiences and the role of exclusion in Peruvian racial-class-gender hierarchies. It introduces the main themes and concepts of the book, ... More


Privilege, Racialization, and Exclusionary Cosmopolitanism in Transnational Trajectories

M. Cristina Alcalde

in Peruvian Lives across Borders: Power, Exclusion, and Home

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780252041846
eISBN:
9780252050510
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041846.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter introduces exclusionary cosmopolitanism as a theoretical framework for approaching transnational Peruvian identities. Within transnational Peruvian and more specifically limeño spaces ... More


Transnational Contentions: The Moral Economy of Postconflict Migration

in Culture in Chaos: An Anthropology of the Social Condition in War

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226496412
eISBN:
9780226496436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226496436.003.0010
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines the moral economy of postconflict migration in Machaze, Mozambique. It considers migrancy as a new transnational life strategy and as a form of public performance implicated in ... More


Worklife connections: technologies of mobility and transnational lives

Torben Krings, Elaine Moriarty, James Wickham, Alicja Bobek, and Justyna Salamońska

in New mobilities in Europe: Polish migration to Ireland post-2004

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780719088094
eISBN:
9781781705834
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088094.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter examines the mobility patterns of Polish migrants in the context of new ‘technologies of mobility’. Of particular importance was low-cost air travel which facilitated the initial ... More


How to Live a Transnational Life: Between Heaviness and Lightness

Olga Kanzaki Sooudi

in Japanese New York: Migrant Artists and Self-reinvention on the World Stage

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839413
eISBN:
9780824869090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839413.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter examines the ambivalence inherent in Japanese migrants' relationships to one another in everyday life through an analysis of three stories: an extended ethnographic vignette of the ... More


Afghan Migrants and Urban Life in Central Asia

Magnus Marsden

in Trading Worlds: Afghan Merchants Across Modern Frontiers

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190247980
eISBN:
9780190492205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190247980.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This chapter explores Afghan traders’ experiences of and reflections on life in a range of settings across the former Soviet Union. It documents the ways in which traders talk about their ability to ... More


Introduction

Konstantina Zanou

in Transnational Patriotism in the Mediterranean, 1800-1850: Stammering the Nation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198788706
eISBN:
9780191830785
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198788706.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The Introduction presents the book’s topics and objectives. It introduces the characters of the story—men and a few women of letters and politics, who lived along the shores of the Adriatic during ... More


Government Censorship of Family Communication, 1942–1964

Ana Elizabeth Rosas

in Abrazando el Espíritu

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780520282667
eISBN:
9780520958654
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520282667.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Using the correspondence of U.S. government officials and Mexican immigrant children, women, and men of varying legal status, this chapter examines how censorship was used to maintain the separation ... More


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