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Forced Displacement

Why Rights Matter

Editors: Grabska, K., Mehta, L. (Eds.)

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Uprootedness, exile and forced displacement, be they due to conflict, persecution or so-called 'development', are conditions which characterise the lives of millions across the globe. This book analyses a range of displacement situations, including development 'oustees', refugees and internally displaced persons.

About the authors

KATARZYNA GRABSKA worked as a Projects Coordinator and Researcher at the Forced Migration and Refugee Studies program at the American University, Egypt. She is currently researching changes in gender relations as a result of forced migration, and the return of populations among southern Sudanese refugees, at the Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, UK.
 
LYLA MEHTA is Research Fellow at the Institute of Development Studies,  University of Sussex, UK. She is author of 'The Politics and Poetics of Water' and editor of 'Displaced by Development'.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Grabska, Katarzyna (et al.)

    Pages 1-25

  • Protection and Durable Solutions: Regimes for Development and Conflict-Induced Internally Displaced and Resettled Populations

    Muggah, Robert

    Pages 26-49

  • Rights and Development-Induced Displacement: Risk Management or Social Protection?

    Morvaridi, Behrooz

    Pages 50-70

  • Brothers or Poor Cousins? Rights, Policies and the Well-being of Refugees in Egypt

    Grabska, Katarzyna

    Pages 71-92

  • Refugees or Foreigners? The Case of Palestinians in Lebanon*

    Suleiman, Jaber

    Pages 93-115

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Forced Displacement
Book Subtitle
Why Rights Matter
Editors
  • K. Grabska
  • L. Mehta
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-58300-9
DOI
10.1057/9780230583009
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-52225-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-35697-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 261
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