Tag Archives: migration

Issue 1 for 2021 published

Issue number 1 of Volume 51 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue has a Feature Section on  South Korea, Inequality and Labour. The articles in this feature are: Rising … Continue reading

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Immigration Politics in Japan

Help (Not) Wanted: Immigration Politics in Japan is a new book by Michael Strausz, published by SUNY Press. The book is reviewed for JCA by Paul Capobianco of Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan. As its population declines, immigration to Japan has … Continue reading

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Migration, Dreams, Development and Despair

The Migration Myth in Policy and Practice: Dreams, Development and Despair is a new book authored by AKM Ahsan Ullah and Md Shahidul Haque and published by Springer. It is reviewed for JCA by Saleh Shahriar of the College of … Continue reading

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Bangladeshi Women and Migration

“Learning to Swim in Turbulent Waters: Women’s Migration at the Agency-Exploitation Nexus” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2019.1612935) is a new article by Thérèse Blanchet of the Drishti Research Centre in Dhaka, Bangladesh and Samantha K. Watson of the Department of Geography and Environment, … Continue reading

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China–Africa Mobility and Sojourning

Heidi Østbø Haugen is the author of “China–Africa Exports: Governance Through Mobility and Sojourning” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2018.1517897). Heidi is with the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo, in Norway. This is the first article in a special … Continue reading

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South Asia and Migration

In a new review at the JCA publisher’s website, Diotima Chattoraj reviews Borders and Mobility in South Asia and Beyond edited by Reece Jones and Md. Azmeary Ferdoush. The book is published by Amsterdam University Press. Chattoraj begins with the … Continue reading

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Citizenship in Korea’s Media

“The Politics of Conditional Citizenship in South Korea: An Analysis of the Print Media” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2018.1504111) is a newly published article authored by David Hundt of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Deakin University, Victoria, Australia, Jessica Walton … Continue reading

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Open Access Books

We have noticed that Routledge is making some of its books open access. We are not sure exactly how to find them all, but in searching the publisher’s site we found two that may be of interest for JCA readers. … Continue reading

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Domestic workers, migration and regulation

“Governing Domestic Worker Migration in Southeast Asia: Public–Private Partnerships, Regulatory Grey Zones and the Household” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1392586) is a new article at the JCA publisher’s website. Authored by Juanita Elias of the Department of Politics and International Studies, University of … Continue reading

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The Karen and Education

Learning, Migration and Intergenerational Relations: The Karen and the Gift of Education by Pia Joliffe is published in London by Palgrave Macmillan. This new book is reviewed at JCA (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1297477) by Shirley Worland of the Faculty of Social Science, … Continue reading

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