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Displacement: Global conversations on refuge

Silvia Pasquetti and Romola Sanyal


At a time when the world is faced with an unprecedented and growing number of people being displaced around the world, scholars strive to make sense of what appear to be constantly unfolding “crises.” These attempts, however, often operate within niche and increasingly fragmented fields, thus making it difficult to develop a historically nuanced and theoretically informed understanding of how forced displacement is produced, managed, and experienced globally and locally. To advance such an understanding, this book offers an interdisciplinary and transnational approach to thinking about structu ... More

Keywords: forced migration, transnational, global, humanitarian, Africa, Asia, Latin America, Europe, conversations

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Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9781526123466
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: January 2021 DOI:10.7765/9781526123473


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Silvia Pasquetti, editor
Newcastle University

Romola Sanyal, editor
London School of Economics

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Introduction: global conversations on refuge

Silvia Pasquetti and Romola Sanyal

Part I Experiments of categorizing and control

Part II Inhabiting displacement and crafting futures

Part III Scales of intervention

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