New Transnational Social Spaces

New Transnational Social Spaces
Publisher Routledge
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Category Political Science
Total Pages 224
ISBN 9781134559336
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Recent terms such as globalisation, virtual reality, and cyberspace indicate that the traditional notion of the geographic and the social space is changing. New Transnational Social Spaces illustrates the contemporary relationship between the social and the spatial which has emerged with new communication and transportation technologies, alongside the massive transnational movement of people.

New Transnational Social Spaces
  • Author : Ludger Pries
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-02-01

Recent terms such as globalisation, virtual reality, and cyberspace indicate that the traditional notion of the geographic and the social space is changing. New Transnational Social Spaces illustrates the contemporary relationship between the social and the spatial which has emerged with new communication and transportation technologies, alongside the massive transnational

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Migration and Transnational Social Spaces
  • Author : Ludger Pries
  • Publisher : Ashgate Pub Limited
  • Release Date : 1999

Although globalisation brings work to (some) places all over the world, the growing international mobility of workers (and refugees) will be one of the strongest social and political challenges at the end of this century. At the same time and in part originated by globalisation and transnational migration, there is

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Transnational Social Spaces
  • Author : Eyüp Özveren
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-03-02

The ongoing processes of globalization and regionalization have drawn attention away from the traditional domains of nation-states and their interaction. However, the border-crossing activities of non-state agencies, organizations and institutions should not be overlooked, as they can shed new light on our common understanding of the contemporary world. Using the

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New Transnational Social Spaces  The future of transnational social spaces
  • Author : Ludger Pries
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001

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Transnational Spaces
  • Author : Philip Crang,Claire Dwyer,Peter Jackson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2004-07-31

Social relations in our globalising world are increasingly stretched out across the borders of two or more nation-states. Yet, despite the growing academic interest in transnational economic networks, political movements and cultural forms, too little attention has been paid to the transformations of space that these processes both reflect and

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Expatriate Managers
  • Author : Anna Spiegel,Ursula Mense-Petermann,Bastian Bredenkötter
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-10-18

Since the 1990s, economic and cultural globalization has propelled the transnational mobility of managers and fueled cross-border careers. Some scholars have argued for the emergence of a new global business elite with cosmopolitan mind-sets and homogeneous lifestyles, while others have highlighted their disconnection from the local surroundings and their everyday

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Social Spaces of African Societies
  • Author : Jürgen Ossenbrügge
  • Publisher : LIT Verlag Münster
  • Release Date : 2004

Transnational social spaces" have emerged in recent years as a research area within migration and area studies. This volume is about African social spaces. It incorporates examples of Central and Western Africa as well as of African-European relations. Contributors from different disciplines, such as anthropology, geography, and political and educational

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Transnational Social Spaces and Transnationalism
  • Author : Ching-Ching Yim,閻靖靖
  • Publisher : Open Dissertation Press
  • Release Date : 2017-01-26

This dissertation, "Transnational Social Spaces and Transnationalism: a Study on the New Chinese Migrant Community in Singapore" by Ching-ching, Yim, 閻靖靖, was obtained from The University of Hong Kong (Pokfulam, Hong Kong) and is being sold pursuant to Creative Commons: Attribution 3.0 Hong Kong License. The content of this dissertation has not

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Topographies of  Borderland Schengen
  • Author : Jan Kühnemund
  • Publisher : transcript Verlag
  • Release Date : 2018-03-31

Analysing recent documentary films dealing with undocumented migration at the Schengen Area's fringes and against the backdrop of what has been termed the `European refugee crisis', Jan Kühnemund investigates the interface between migration discourses and image discourses. As an analytical framework, he conceptualises `Borderland Schengen' as a visual-political transnational

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Transnational Social Policy
  • Author : Luann Good Gingrich,Stefan Köngeter
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2017-04-28

Transnational Social Policy highlights the changing face of social policy and social work against the background of accelerating transnationalization of economies, labour markets, education, social services, and care. The contributions of this book provide unique case examples on the interplay of social policies, mobile populations, and travelling knowledge about welfare

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Transnationalism from Below
  • Author : Michael Peter Smith
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-09-29

Expansion of transnational capital and mass media to even the remotest of places has provoked a spate of discourse on transnationalism. A core theme hi this debate is the penetration of national cultures and political systems by global and local driving forces. The nation-state is seen as weakened by transnational

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New Approaches to Migration
  • Author : Nadje Al-Ali,Khalid Koser
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2003-09-02

This book critically evaluates the transnational communities approach to contemporary international migration. It does so through a specific focus on the relationship between 'transnational communities' and 'home'. The meaning of 'home' for international migrants is changing and evolving, as new globally-oriented identities are developed. These issues are explored through a

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The Handbook of Diasporas  Media  and Culture
  • Author : Jessica Retis,Roza Tsagarousianou
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2019-03-13

A multidisciplinary, authoritative outline of the current intellectual landscape of the field. Over the past three decades, the term ‘diaspora’ has been featured in many research studies and in wider theoretical debates in areas such as communications, the humanities, social sciences, politics, and international relations. The Handbook of Diasporas, Media,

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Community  Solidarity and Multilingualism in a Transnational Social Movement
  • Author : Maria Rosa Garrido Sardà
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-09-02

Community, solidarity and multilingualism in a transnational social movement presents a critical sociolinguistic ethnography of the Emmaus movement that analyses linguistic and discursive practices in two local communities in order to provide insight into solidarity discourses and transnational communication more broadly. Integrating perspectives from a range of disciplines, the monograph

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Transnational Democracy
  • Author : James Anderson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2002-11-01

Contemporary globalisation both challenges conventional forms of democracy and is opening up new needs and possibilities for democratisation beyond the territoriality of national states. These issues are explored by an international and multidisciplinary array of experts who focus on federalism, multicultural societies, the European Union and potential agents for the

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