Exploring Return Migration

Saturday, July 19, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: 313+314
RC31 Sociology of Migration (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Francesca DEGIULI, Farleigh Dickinson University, USA
"They Think I Am a Free Lunch". Why Everyday Interactions Between Emigrants and Sending Communities May Actually Discourage Return (Oral Presentation)
Martina CVAJNER, Yale University, USA; Giuseppe SCIORTINO, University of Trento, Italy

Living in Transition: How Returned Women Migrant Workers Re-Incorporate Themselves into Rural Origins in China (Oral Presentation)
Juan PENG, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

Developing Home? Transnational and Translocal Return Migration To Ghana (Oral Presentation)
Nauja KLEIST, Danish Institute for International Studies, Denmark