School of Global Studies

Anthropology of Migration (L6080DUD)

Anthropology of Migration

Module L6080DUD

Module details for 2017/18.

30 credits

FHEQ Level 6

Module Outline

This module offers a close engagement with the anthropology of migration. Covering topics such as migration, development and modernity; transnationalism and diaspora; belonging and home; multiculturalism and cultural identity; refugees and asylum seekers; borderlands and the state, the module will demonstrate the ways in which anthropologists have critically engaged with debates surrounding migration, from early work on the South African Copperbelt, to contemporary work which interrogates the nature and politics of mobility and immobility.

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