New and Published Books
1-10 of 31 results in Routledge Research in Transnationalism
This book focuses on the impact of transnational migration on home in older age, providing new understanding of older people’s lives by examining how their experiences of home are being transformed by transnational migration. Contributors explore innovative questions including: What impact...
Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge
From Internationalization to Globalization
This book explores the transition from the era of internationalization into the era of globalization of Japan by focusing on language and identity as its central themes. By taking an interdisciplinary approach covering education, cultural studies, linguistics and policy-making, the chapters in this...
Published February 14th 2015 by Routledge
The External Voting Rights of Diasporas
In just two decades, the number of states that have adopted external voting policies has boomed. Today, these policies, which allow emigrants to take part in home country elections from abroad, are widely found in Europe and Latin America. Looking at the cases of Italy, Mexico, and Bolivia, this...
Published November 9th 2014 by Routledge
The formation of transnational urban spaces is a relevant and challenging field of interdisciplinary research, which deserves much more debate in order to deepen our understanding of generating and restructuring urban spaces under conditions of contemporary globalisation processes. This edited...
Published June 18th 2014 by Routledge
New Perspectives from Europe and Beyond
Marriages spanning borders are not a new phenomenon, but occur with increasing frequency and contribute substantially to international mobility and transnational engagement. Perhaps because such migration has often been treated as ‘secondary’ to labor migration, marriage has until recent years been...
Published June 18th 2014 by Routledge
Research Methodologies for Cross-Border Studies
Cross-border studies have become attractive for a number of fields, including international migration, studies of material and cultural globalization, and history. While cross-border studies have expanded, the critique on nation-centered research lens has also grown. This book revisits drawbacks of...
Published April 8th 2014 by Routledge
Perspectives on Transnationalism in the Asia Pacific
This edited volume examines the relationship between the nation and the transnation, focusing on transnational communities in the Asia-Pacific region. Setting the book within a theoretical framework, the authors explore a range of themes such as migration, identity and citizenship in chapters on...
Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge
Liminal Places, Cultures, and Powers (T)Here
This book examines transborder Latin American sociocultural and spatial conditions across the globe and at different scales, from gendered and racialized individuals to national and transnational organizations. Gathering scholars from the "spatial sciences"—architecture, urban design, urban...
Published October 28th 2013 by Routledge
Understanding Mobility and Absence in Family Life
Without denying the difficulties that confront migrants and their distant kin, this volume highlights the agency of family members in transnational processes of care, in an effort to acknowledge the transnational family as an increasingly common family form and to question the predominantly...
Published October 1st 2013 by Routledge
The Status Paradox of Migration
Societal transformations have recently stimulated political debates and policies on the integration of migrants and minorities in most Western European countries. While transnational migration studies have documented migrants’ cross-border activities there have been few empirically grounded efforts...
Published August 6th 2013 by Routledge
Transnational Agency and Migration: Actors, Movements, and Social Support
To Be Published July 27th 2015