Routledge Handbook of Asian Migrations
Gracia Liu-Farrer, Brenda S.A. Yeoh
Routledge, 2018/01/02 - 320 ページ
Housing more than half of the global population, Asia is a region characterised by increasingly diverse forms of migration and mobility. Offering a wide-ranging overview of the field of Asian migrations, this new handbook therefore seeks to examine and evaluate the flows of movement within Asia, as well as into and out of the continent. Through in-depth analysis of both empirical and theoretical developments in the field, it includes key examples and trends such as British colonialism, Chinese diaspora, labour migration, the movement of women, and recent student migration.
Organised into thematic parts, the topics cover:
Contributing to the retheorising of the subject area of international migration from non-western experience, the Routledge Handbook of Asian Migrations will be useful to students and scholars of migration, Asian development and Asian Studies in general.
Colonial and postcolonial migrations
Temporary labour migration
the case of marriage migrants and
IntraAsia higher education mobilities
Diaspora engagement and state policies of return migration
separate or integrated
Migration poverty and source communities
Remittances migration and trade
Noncitizen political engagement
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