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Product Description: The practice of sanctuary―giving refuge to the threatened, vulnerable stranger―may be universal among humans. From primate populations to ancient religious traditions to the modern legal institution of asylum, anthropologist Linda Rabben explores the long history of sanctuary and analyzes modern asylum policies in North America, Europe, and elsewhere, contrasting them with the role that courageous individuals and organizations have played in offering refuge to survivors of torture, persecution, and discrimination...read more

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9780295999128 | Univ of Washington Pr, September 4, 2016, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: The practice of sanctuary―giving refuge to the threatened, vulnerable stranger―may be universal among humans.

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9780295999135 | Univ of Washington Pr, September 4, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The practice of sanctuary―giving refuge to the threatened, vulnerable stranger―may be universal among humans.

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Product Description: Refugee and Forced Migration Studies has grown from being a concern of a relatively small number of scholars and policy researchers in the 1980s to a global field of interest with thousands of students worldwide studying displacement either from traditional disciplinary perspectives or as a core component of newer programmes across the Humanities and Social and Political Sciences...read more
By Nando Sigona (editor)

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9780199652433 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 26, 2014, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Refugee and Forced Migration Studies has grown from being a concern of a relatively small number of scholars and policy researchers in the 1980s to a global field of interest with thousands of students worldwide studying displacement either from traditional disciplinary perspectives or as a core component of newer programmes across the Humanities and Social and Political Sciences.

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9780198778509 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 23, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Refugee and Forced Migration Studies has grown from being a concern of a relatively small number of scholars and policy researchers in the 1980s to a global field of interest with thousands of students worldwide studying displacement either from traditional disciplinary perspectives or as a core component of newer programmes across the Humanities and Social and Political Sciences.

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Product Description: At a time when thousands of refugees risk their lives undertaking perilous journeys by boat across the Mediterranean, this multidisciplinary volume could not be more pertinent. It offers various contemporary case studies of boat migrations undertaken by asylum seekers and refugees around the globe and shows that boats not only move people and cultural capital between places, but also fuel cultural fantasies, dreams of adventure and hope, along with fears of invasion and terrorism...read more

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9781785331015 | Berghahn Books, June 1, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: At a time when thousands of refugees risk their lives undertaking perilous journeys by boat across the Mediterranean, this multidisciplinary volume could not be more pertinent.

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Product Description: Armed conflicts are a major cause of forced displacement, but people displaced by conflict are often not recognized as refugees under the 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees. They are frequently considered as having fled from generalized violence rather than from persecution...read more

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9781780683188 | Intersentia Uitgevers N V, September 23, 2015, cover price $91.00 | About this edition: Armed conflicts are a major cause of forced displacement, but people displaced by conflict are often not recognized as refugees under the 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees.

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Product Description: You Shall Love the Stranger as Yourself addresses the complex political, legal, and humanitarian challenges raised by asylum-seekers and refugees from a Biblical perspective. The book explores the themes of humanity and justice through exegesis of relevant passages in the Old and New Testaments, skillfully woven into accounts of contemporary refugee situations...read more

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9781138859302, titled "You Shall Love the Stranger As Yourself: The Bible, Refugees, and Asylum" | Routledge, May 11, 2015, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: You Shall Love the Stranger as Yourself addresses the complex political, legal, and humanitarian challenges raised by asylum-seekers and refugees from a Biblical perspective.

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9781138859319 | Routledge, April 7, 2015, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: You Shall Love the Stranger as Yourself addresses the complex political, legal, and humanitarian challenges raised by asylum-seekers and refugees from a Biblical perspective.

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Product Description: In this book, Powell examines the ways that identities are constructed in displacement narratives based on cases of eminent domain, natural disaster, and civil unrest, attending specifically to the rhetorical strategies employed as barriers and boundaries intersect with individual lives...read more

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9781138846944 | Routledge, February 25, 2015, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: In this book, Powell examines the ways that identities are constructed in displacement narratives based on cases of eminent domain, natural disaster, and civil unrest, attending specifically to the rhetorical strategies employed as barriers and boundaries intersect with individual lives.

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Product Description: Voluntary repatriation is now the predominant solution to refugee crises, yet the responsibilities states of origin bear towards their repatriating citizens are under-examined. Through a combination of legal and moral analysis and case studies of the troubled repatriation movements to Guatemala, Bosnia and Mozambique, Megan Bradley develops and refines an original account of the minimum conditions of a 'just return' process...read more

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9781107026315 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 31, 2013, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Voluntary repatriation is now the predominant solution to refugee crises, yet the responsibilities states of origin bear towards their repatriating citizens are under-examined.

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9781107699557 | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, November 13, 2014), cover price $36.99 | About this edition: Voluntary repatriation is now the predominant solution to refugee crises, yet the responsibilities states of origin bear towards their repatriating citizens are under-examined.

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Product Description: Im Mittelpunkt stehen in diesem Buch die Fragen nach den Ursachen von Flucht und Vertreibung, nach einzelnen Fluchtregionen und nach Zufluchtgebieten, aber auch nach den Erfahrungen von Flüchtenden mit Heimatverlust und Exil. Ziel des Buches ist es, derart die Sensibilität für den Problemkreis Flucht und Flüchtlinge zu schärfen und unbedachten Bedrohungsszenarien entgegenzuwirken...read more
By Carsten Tessmer (editor)

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9783810023902 | Springer Verlag, June 28, 2012, cover price $69.99 | About this edition: Im Mittelpunkt stehen in diesem Buch die Fragen nach den Ursachen von Flucht und Vertreibung, nach einzelnen Fluchtregionen und nach Zufluchtgebieten, aber auch nach den Erfahrungen von Flüchtenden mit Heimatverlust und Exil.

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Product Description: This book explores the complex and poorly researched cultural history of 20th-century exile: the influences of transnational experiences on the views of emigrants and exiles concerning their own academic, scientific and intellectual cultures...read more

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9781443836494 | Cambridge Scholars Pub, April 1, 2012, cover price $58.95 | About this edition: This book explores the complex and poorly researched cultural history of 20th-century exile: the influences of transnational experiences on the views of emigrants and exiles concerning their own academic, scientific and intellectual cultures.

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Product Description: The nineteenth century is often called the century of mass migration. Multiple factors, including new opportunities created by the industrial revolution, left many people from underdeveloped regions, searching to find a better life somewhere else...read more
By Diethelm Knauf (editor)

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9783837840070 | Edition Temmen, March 1, 2011, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The nineteenth century is often called the century of mass migration.

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Product Description: This book documents the current global refugee crisis and examines the interrelated factors of immigration enforcement, international human rights law, political violence, and refugee protection.• Provides the latest empirical data covering the last 30 years, analyzing the human rights practices of the states that produce the majority of the world's asylum seekers • Includes a chapter of over 40 biographies of distinguished refugees from all over the world...read more

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9781598844559 | 2 edition (Abc-Clio Inc, September 16, 2010), cover price $61.00 | About this edition: This book documents the current global refugee crisis and examines the interrelated factors of immigration enforcement, international human rights law, political violence, and refugee protection.

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Product Description: The Global Issues series addresses important issues that affect everyone in the 21st century, exploring their history and causes through to their impact and the various responses to them. This title look at refugees - why people become refugees, the impact they have on society, and the attitudes of the media and the general public towards them...read more

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9780750254342 | Gardners Books, August 28, 2008, cover price $21.75

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9780750283106 | Gardners Books, May 15, 2014, cover price $14.70 | About this edition: The Global Issues series addresses important issues that affect everyone in the 21st century, exploring their history and causes through to their impact and the various responses to them.

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9781448818808 | 1 edition (Rosen Central, January 15, 2011), cover price $30.25 | About this edition: Millions around the globe today are considered refugeespeople who are forced to flee their home countries for safety.

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Product Description: Immigration, particularly asylum, has become a major political issue in Britain and Europe and its impact on welfare, employment and 'social cohesion' highly contested. While asylum policy has become more punitive, dependence on immigrant labour has been increasingly acknowledged by governments which attempt to 'manage' migration to secure the benefits without the presumed costs...read more

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9781861344526 | Policy Pr, June 20, 2007, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Immigration, particularly asylum, has become a major political issue in Britain and Europe and its impact on welfare, employment and 'social cohesion' highly contested.

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9781861344519 | Policy Pr, June 20, 2007, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Immigration, particularly asylum, has become a major political issue in Britain and Europe and its impact on welfare, employment and 'social cohesion' highly contested.

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Product Description: One of this century's greatest tragedies, and one of our greatest challenges, has been the movement of millions of refugees. . . . This book, by an expert in the field, gives a comprehensive view of where we have been, and where we are likely to go, in coping with this world's endless stream of refugees...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780275928773 | Praeger Pub Text, December 1, 1987, cover price $64.00 | About this edition: One of this century's greatest tragedies, and one of our greatest challenges, has been the movement of millions of refugees.

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Product Description: One of this century's greatest tragedies, and one of our greatest challenges, has been the movement of millions of refugees. . . . This book, by an expert in the field, gives a comprehensive view of where we have been, and where we are likely to go, in coping with this world's endless stream of refugees...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780275928780 | Praeger Pub Text, September 1, 1987, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: One of this century's greatest tragedies, and one of our greatest challenges, has been the movement of millions of refugees.

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Product Description: Paperback edition

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9780878340446 | Population Council, December 1, 1981, cover price $3.50 | About this edition: Paperback edition

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Records the personal struggles of courageous men, women, and children who left their homelands for America, searching for personal freedom

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9780825521270 | Macrae Smith Co, October 1, 1971, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Records the personal struggles of courageous men, women, and children who left their homelands for America, searching for personal freedom

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