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Refugees or migrant workers?

European volunteer workers in Britain, 1946-1951

by Diana Kay

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Published by Routledge in London, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Alien labor -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
    • Political refugees -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
    • Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-222) and indexes.

      StatementDiana Kay and Robert Miles.
      SeriesCritical studies in racism and migration
      ContributionsMiles, Robert, 1950-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8398.A2 K38 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 229 p. ;
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1543823M
      ISBN 100415047900
      LC Control Number91022828

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      The Vatican Dicastery for Integral Human Development (IHD), operational as of January 1, , includes a section on Migrants and Refugees. Appalled by the conditions and treatment of great numbers of migrants, refugees, displaced and trafficked persons, Pope Francis explained to several thousand representatives of Popular Movements in the Audience Hall on 5 November that “In the. As Covid continues its spread across the world, the pandemic will disproportionately affect the world’s most vulnerable populations, among them asylum seekers, refugees, internally displaced peoples and migrant workers. The world must turn its attention to respond to this global crisis in a way that recognises the acute challenges these communities face.


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