Researching Refugees and Forced Migration in Eastern and Horn of Africa

Introducing the issues

Johannes Dragsbæk Schmidt, Michael Omondi Owiso, Leah Kimathi

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Refugees, forced migration and human displacement is growing across the globe and increasingly a growing body of scholarly literature has tried to capture the most important implications of this disturbing trend. Similarly, studies in Eastern and Horn of Africa have dramatically increased because of the complex and dynamic nature of displacement. While this is the case, researching refugees and forced migration remains challenging as evidenced in historical, political, policy, sociological and anthropological studies. A systematic categorization of this academic literature focusing on the region is however lacking. This paper traces the evolution of refugees and forced migration, identifies the issues and trends, the dominant conceptualizations, policy responses and uncovers the gaps that form suggestions for future studies.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TitelRefugees and Forced Migration in the Horn and Eastern Africa : Trends, Challenges and Opportunities
RedaktørerJohannes Schmidt, Michael Owiso, Leah Kimathi
Antal sider16
Vol/bind1
Udgivelses stedSwitzerland
ForlagSpringer
Publikationsdato15 maj 2019
Udgave1
Sider6-22
Kapitel1
ISBN (Trykt)978-3-030-03720-8
ISBN (Elektronisk)978-3-030-03721-5
StatusUdgivet - 15 maj 2019

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Schmidt, J. D., Owiso, M. O., & Kimathi, L. (2019). Researching Refugees and Forced Migration in Eastern and Horn of Africa: Introducing the issues. I J. Schmidt, M. Owiso, & L. Kimathi (red.), Refugees and Forced Migration in the Horn and Eastern Africa: Trends, Challenges and Opportunities (1 udg., Bind 1, s. 6-22). Switzerland: Springer.
Schmidt, Johannes Dragsbæk ; Owiso, Michael Omondi ; Kimathi, Leah. / Researching Refugees and Forced Migration in Eastern and Horn of Africa : Introducing the issues. Refugees and Forced Migration in the Horn and Eastern Africa: Trends, Challenges and Opportunities. red. / Johannes Schmidt ; Michael Owiso ; Leah Kimathi. Bind 1 1. udg. Switzerland : Springer, 2019. s. 6-22
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Refugees and Forced Migration in the Horn and Eastern Africa: Trends, Challenges and Opportunities. red. / Johannes Schmidt; Michael Owiso; Leah Kimathi. Bind 1 1. udg. Switzerland : Springer, 2019. s. 6-22.

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