International Migration, Vol. 49(6) 2011

Number of Pages: 
154
ISSN: 
0020-7985496
Year: 
2011
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International Migration is a refereed bimonthly review of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) on current migration issues as analysed by demographers, economists, and sociologists all over the world. The journal is edited at Georgetown University's Institute for the Study of International Migration (ISIM) and published and distributed by Blackwell Publishing. The editors at ISIM are responsible for the direction and content of the journal.

Table of contents: 
  • Introduction by Deborah A. Boehm and Heidi Swank
  • What is Love? The Materiality of Care in Ghanaian Transnational Families by Cati Coe
  • The War At Home: Affective Economics and Transnationally Adoptive Families in the United States by Rachael Stryker
  • A Wanderer in a Distant Place: Tibetan Exile Youth, Literacy, and Emotion by Heidi Swank
  • Not in the Eyes of the Beholder: Envy Among Bolivian Migrants in Spain by Maria Tapias and Xavier Escandell
  • Deseos y Dolores: Mapping Desire, Suffering, and (Dis)loyalty within Transnational Partnerships by Deborah A. Boehm
  • Theorizing the Intimacies of Migration: Commentary on The Emotional Formations of Transnational Worlds by Lieba Faier
  • Social Capital is Associated with Earnings among Foreign-born Mexican Men but not Women in Los Angeles County by Phillip J. Granberry and Enrico A. Marcelli
  • Predicting Earnings Among Immigrants To Canada: The Role Of Source Country by Kelli Phythian, David Walters and Paul Anisef

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