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Book Reviews


  • Jennifer Redmond

    () (Department of History, NUI Maynooth, Ireland.
    School of Planning, Architecture & Civil Engineering, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, Northern Ireland.)

  • Theodoros Iosifides

    () (Department of Geography, University of the Aegean, Mitilene, Lesvos, Greece.)

  • Perttu Salmenhaara

    () (University of Helsinki, Finland.)

  • Sirkka Komulainen

    () (Institute of Migration, Turku, Finland)


John Welshman, Churchill's Children: The Evacuee Experience in Wartime Britain, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010, 288 pp., (ISBN13: 9780199574414), (paper). Birgit Jentsch and Myriam Simard (eds.), International Migration and Rural Areas: Cross-National Comparative Perspectives, Farnham: Ashgate, 2009, 218pp, (ISBN: 978-0-7546-7484-9), (cloth). Keith Jacobs, Experience and Representation, Contemporary Perspectives on Migration in Australia, Farnham: Ashgate, 2010, 176 pp, (ISBN: 978-0-7546-7610-2), (cloth). Raivo Vetik and Jelena Helemäe (eds.) The Russian Second Generation in Tallinn and Kohtla-Järve: The TIES Study in Estonia. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press - IMISCOE Reports, 2011, 242 pp, (ISBN: 978-90-8964-250-9), (cloth). Elisabeth Eide and Kaarina Nikunen, Media in Motion: Cultural Complexity and Migration in the Nordic Region. Farnham: Ashgate, 2011, 296 pp, (ISBN: 978-1409404460), (cloth).

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  • Jennifer Redmond & Theodoros Iosifides & Perttu Salmenhaara & Sirkka Komulainen, 2011. "Book Reviews," Migration Letters, Transnational Press London, UK, vol. 8(2), pages 173-184, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:mig:journl:v:8:y:2011:i:2:p:173-184

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