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1-10 of 28 results in Routledge Research in Transnationalism
Against a background of past, limited examples of international cooperation, and ambitious hopes for extensive future efforts, this volume puts two related questions to the empirical test: under which conditions are states prepared to cooperate over international migration, and what form - ...
Published May 22nd 2013 by Routledge
Actors, Movements, and Social Support
Migrants, both spatially and mentally, no longer settle in only one national territory but interact or move across borders regularly, profoundly challenging the nation-state and the image of society as a container. This volume explores the ways in which migrants connect social worlds...
Published May 14th 2013 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 12th 2012 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 17th 2012 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 17th 2012 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 24th 2012 by Routledge
Social relations in our globalising world are increasingly stretched out across the borders of two or more nation-states. Yet, despite the growing academic interest in transnational economic networks, political movements and cultural forms, too little attention has been paid to the transformations...
Published November 28th 2011 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 18th 2011 by Routledge
Towards a Common Political Space
At the beginning of the twenty-first century, the European Union is an increasingly dense transnational social and political space. More and more non-governmental organisations develop transnational links, which are usually more intensive within the EU, even if they often extend beyond its borders...
Published June 17th 2009 by Routledge
Transnationalism and Diaspora
Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, a number of linkages have been established between newly independent Central Asian states, or populations within them, and diaspora ethnic groups. This book explores the roles that diaspora communities play in the recent and ongoing emergence of national...
Published April 29th 2009 by Routledge
Theorising Transnational Migration: The Status Paradox of Migration
To Be Published May 31st 2013
Transnational Families, Migration and the Circulation of Care: Understanding Mobility and Absence in Family Life
To Be Published July 24th 2013
Transbordering Latin Americas: Liminal Places, Cultures, and Powers (T)Here
To Be Published August 11th 2013
State/Nation/Transnation: Perspectives on Transnationalism in the Asia Pacific
To Be Published September 26th 2013
Languages and Identities in a Transitional Japan: From Internationalization to Globalization
To Be Published April 14th 2014