Population Displaced

Forcibly Displaced: Toward a Development Approach Supporting Refugees, the Internally Displaced, and Their Hosts

Forcibly Displaced: Toward a Development Approach Supporting Refugees, the Internally Displaced, and Their Hosts by World Bank
English | Mar. 21, 2017 | ISBN: 1464809380 | 165 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Forced displacement has emerged as a global challenge critical to ending extreme poverty. With 95 percent of refugees and internally displaced persons living in the developing world, a longer term development response is needed which complements the humanitarian agenda.

BBC Our World - Disabled and Displaced (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at May 29, 2016
BBC Our World - Disabled and Displaced (2016)

BBC Our World - Disabled and Displaced (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2441 Kbps | 23mn 6s | 424 MiB
Audio: English AAC 123 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Syria's neighbour Jordan is struggling with a huge refugee population. For disabled refugees, including those injured during the conflict, the future looks particularly difficult.

Population Mobility and Infectious Disease by Yorghos Apostolopoulos  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Aug. 21, 2015
Population Mobility and Infectious Disease by Yorghos Apostolopoulos

Population Mobility and Infectious Disease: Perspectives on Population, Migration and Disease by Yorghos Apostolopoulos
English | 15 Mar. 2007 | ISBN: 0387476679 | 321 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

This book explores the complex roles of mobile, transient, and displaced populations in the worldwide spread of disease. While biomedical events cause disease, social forces such as poverty and marginalization magnify them by giving them opportunities to take hold.
Latino America: How America's Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation

Matt A. Barreto, Gary M. Segura, "Latino America: How America's Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation"
English | ISBN: 1610395018 | 2014 | 304 pages | EPUB | 3 MB
"Between National Socialism and Soviet Communism: Displaced Persons in Postwar Germany" by Anna Holian

"Between National Socialism and Soviet Communism: Displaced Persons in Postwar Germany" by Anna Holian
Social History, Popular Culture, and Politics in Germany
UniMich | 2011 | ISBN: 0472117807 9780472027675 9780472117802 | 380 pages | PDF | 8 MB

The volume investigates the development of refugee communities and how divergent interpretations of National Socialism and Soviet Communism defined these displaced groups. Combining German and eastern European history, Anna Holian draws on a rich array of sources in cultural and political history and engages the broader literature on displacement in the fields of anthropology, sociology, political theory, and cultural studies. The book will interest students and scholars of German, eastern European, and Jewish history; migration and refugees; and human rights.
Scott Leckie, "Housing and Property Restitution Rights of Refugees and Displaced Persons: Laws, Cases, and Materials"

Scott Leckie, "Housing and Property Restitution Rights of Refugees and Displaced Persons: Laws, Cases, and Materials"
Publisher: Cambridge University Press | ISBN: 0521858755 | edition 2007 | PDF | 592 pages | 2,54 mb

Throughout history, ordinary people have been forced to flee their homes due to war, state-driven violence, human rights violations such as forced eviction, and natural and manmade disasters. For most of recorded history, those displaced never returned to their original homes and were forced to start new lives elsewhere.

Cuba: Idea of a Nation Displaced  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tiras12 at Aug. 26, 2009
Cuba: Idea of a Nation Displaced

Andrea O'Reilly Herrera, "Cuba: Idea of a Nation Displaced ".
Publisher: State University of New York Press | ISBN: 0791471993 | 2007 edition | PDF | 360 Pages | 2.29 MB

In Cuba, internationally renowned artists, philosophers, and writers reflect on the idea of a nation displaced. Featuring contributions from Isabel Alvarez Borland, Antonio Benitez-Rojo, Maria Cristina Garcia, William Navarrete, Eliana Rivero, Rafael Rojas, and Carlos Victoria, as well as many others, Cuba is a rich collection of essays, testimonials, and interviews that reveal the complex, often antagonistic cultural and political debates coexisting within the Cuban exile population.

Population Aging and International Health-Caregiver Migration to Japan  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Sept. 20, 2017
Population Aging and International Health-Caregiver Migration to Japan

Population Aging and International Health-Caregiver Migration to Japan By Prof. Gabriele Vogt
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 111 Pages | ISBN : 3319680110 | 2.26 MB

This book introduces Japan’s current policy initiatives directed at eldercare and international labor migration, and, wherever appropriate,it adds a comparative perspective from Germany. The book shows how eldercare is currently being organized and discusses integration policies for foreigners.

Population Genetics and Belonging: A Cultural Analysis of Genetic Ancestry  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Sept. 19, 2017
Population Genetics and Belonging: A Cultural Analysis of Genetic Ancestry

Population Genetics and Belonging: A Cultural Analysis of Genetic Ancestry By Venla Oikkonen
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 244 Pages | ISBN : 3319628801 | 2.01 MB

This book explores how human population genetics has emerged as a means of imagining and enacting belonging in contemporary society. Venla Oikkonen approaches population genetics as an evolving set of technological, material, narrative and affective practices, arguing that these practices are engaged in multiple forms of belonging that are often mutually contradictory.

The Origins of Theoretical Population Genetics: With a New Afterword  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Sept. 10, 2017
The Origins of Theoretical Population Genetics: With a New Afterword

William B. Provine, "The Origins of Theoretical Population Genetics: With a New Afterword"
2001 | ISBN-10: 0226684644, 0226684636 | 224 pages | Djvu | 9 MB