Refugees: The Dynamics of Displacement
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Refugees: The Dynamics of Displacement A Report for the Independent Commission on International Humanitarian Issues by David Keen

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Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Refugees,
  • Political And Civil Rights,
  • Services For Refugees

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8309556M
ISBN 100862326966
ISBN 109780862326968

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Refugees: the dynamics of displacement: a report for the Independent Commission on International Humanitarian Issues / foreword by the co-chairmen, Sadruddin Aga Khan, Hassan Bin Talal Zed Books London ; Atlantic Highlands, N.J Australian/Harvard Citation. Independent Commission on International Humanitarian Issues.   As International Rescue Committee CEO David Miliband writes in his book “Rescue: Refugees and the Political Crisis of Our Time,” “Refugees and displaced people have lost everything. But the refugee crisis is also about ‘us’ – what we, living in far greater comfort, stand for, and how we see our place in the world. “The Refugees showcases the same astute and penetrating intelligence that characterized [Nguyen’s] Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Sympathizer Nguyen is an expert on prickly family dynamics He can also be a sly humorist The Refugees confirms Nguyen as an agile, trenchant writer, able to inhabit a number of contrary points. “The Refugees showcases the same astute and penetrating intelligence that characterized [Nguyen’s] Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Sympathizer Nguyen is an expert on prickly family dynamics He can also be a sly humorist The Refugees confirms Nguyen as an agile, trenchant writer, able to inhabit a number of contrary points /5().

“An indispensable analysis of the complex dynamics of displacement and citizenship in Eastern and Central Africa, presented in a highly accessible and engaging manner.” (Dr. Jeff Crisp, Founder and head of UNHCR's Policy Development and Evaluation Service, ; and currently Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford, and Royal Institute of International Affairs, Chatham House)Brand: Palgrave Macmillan. Part I: Refugees and Resolution Processes: Disciplinary Perspectives 1. Durable Solutions and the Political Action of Refugees Karen Jacobsen 2. Refugees, Peacebuilding, and the Anthropology of the Good Cindy Horst 3. Displacement Resolution and "Massively Shared Agency" Blair Peruniak 4. Introduction Refugee Resettlement as Humanitarian Governance Power Dynamics Adèle Garnier, Kristin Bergtora Sandvik, and Liliana Lyra Jubilut Introduction Refugee resettlement is defi ned by UNHCR, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, as “the transfer of refugees from an asylum. Refugees: the dynamics of displacement: a report for the Independent Commission on International Humanitarian Issues / foreword by the co-chairmen, Sadruddin Aga Khan, Hassan Bin Talal ARENA Press Hong Kong Australian/Harvard Citation. Independent Commission on International Humanitarian Issues.

Marita Eastmond, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), The Dynamics of Displacement. Forced migration then is inevitably related to change, often acute and disruptive, and any theoretical approach to refugees necessarily engages with process. In some cases, displacement affects most aspects of life and addresses core issues in the. This volume sheds new light on the refugees and forced migration at the Horn of Africa and East Africa. Adopting a multidisciplinary perspective, it traces historical, structural, and geopolitical factors to reveal the often brutal uprooting of people in a region that hosts more than three million refugees and almost six million internally displaced persons (IDPs). The Refugees is a slim book of short stories, but it really hit the mark. For the most part, the common thread between the stories is the experience of Vietnamese refugees who have moved to the US. Many stories focus on complex parent-child dynamics or dynamics within couples/5. The threat of continued massive displacement is real, and the world must be prepared to deal with it. Recognizing this, the United Nations - and UNHCR in particular - have already begun reviewing priorities, partners and methods of work in dealing with the new dynamics of human displacement.".