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Introduction to Migration Studies

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 An Introduction to Migration Studies: The Rise and Coming of Age of a Research Field
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    Chapter 2 Migration Histories
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    Chapter 3 Migration Drivers: Why Do People Migrate?
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    Chapter 4 Migration Infrastructures: How Do People Migrate?
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    Chapter 5 Digital Migration Infrastructures
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    Chapter 6 Migration Forms: What Forms of Migration Can Be Distinguished?
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    Chapter 7 Labour Migration
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    Chapter 8 Family Migration
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    Chapter 9 Humanitarian Migration
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    Chapter 10 Lifestyle Migration
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    Chapter 11 Student Mobilities
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    Chapter 12 Irregular Migration
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    Chapter 13 Migration and the Nation
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    Chapter 14 The Contested Concept of ‘Integration’
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    Chapter 15 Transnationalism
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    Chapter 16 Cities of Migration
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    Chapter 17 Locating Race in Migration and Diversity Studies
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    Chapter 18 Gender and Migration
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    Chapter 19 Migration and Development
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    Chapter 20 Migration Governance
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    Chapter 21 The Governance of Migration-Related Diversity
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    Chapter 22 Citizenship & Migration
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    Chapter 23 Public Opinion and the Politics of Migration
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    Chapter 24 Migration Policy Indicators
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    Chapter 25 Qualitative Methods in Migration Research
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    Chapter 26 Quantitative Methods in Migration Research
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    Chapter 27 Migration Statistics
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    Chapter 28 How to Predict Future Migration: Different Methods Explained and Compared
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    Chapter 29 A Future Agenda for Migration Studies
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Chapter title
Migration Statistics
Chapter number 27
Book title
Introduction to Migration Studies
Published in
IMISCOE Research Series, January 2022
DOI 10.1007/978-3-030-92377-8_27
Book ISBNs
978-3-03-092376-1, 978-3-03-092377-8

Kraler, Albert, Reichel, David

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 3 1%
Portugal 1 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Unknown 199 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 33 16%
Student > Master 28 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 24 12%
Researcher 16 8%
Student > Postgraduate 14 7%
Other 25 12%
Unknown 64 31%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 49 24%
Medicine and Dentistry 14 7%
Business, Management and Accounting 12 6%
Arts and Humanities 11 5%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 8 4%
Other 42 21%
Unknown 68 33%
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