PhD Research Proposal: Protracted Refugee Crises in Africa.
PhD thesis title: 'Spanish Civil War refugees and those they left behind: life histories, 1936-2013.' Supervisors: Dr. Pedro Ramos Pinto and Professor Peter Gatrell. Research project. I use different kinds of personal testimonies to both reconstruct the experiences of particular Spanish refugees at different stages of their lives and to assess how the memories of these experiences are shaped.
School of Law Selected PhD Theses in the School of Law Selected PhD Theses in the School of Law. Radin Ariff Taquiddin Radin Amir, The Role of Takaful Business Practices in the Development of Malaysian Takaful Law (2018) Elizabeth Torbe Stubbins Bates, Solving the Conundrum Between Military Training, Prevention and Compliance in International Humanitarian Law (2018). Emilio Ramos Calzon.
Refugee employment experiences: the case of Tamil refugees in the UK PhD Thesis Executive Summary Introduction “I want to work; I don’t want to go for benefit or anything like that” (Bimala)i. “Immigration may be taking a hard stance but I'm very grateful that I had something good here. I shaped my life and career here in UK.
The Biopolitics of Asylum Seeker Housing Provision in the United Kingdom!! The COMPASS Asylum Housing Project! and the Securitisation of Home!!! Steven Andrew Hirschler!!!! PhD!!! University of York!! Politics!!! March 2015!! Abstract!! This thesis uses data gathered from twenty-six semi-structured interviews with asylum seekers and eighteen area support workers and volunteers in three UK.
Ph.D. students will generally spend 3-4 years conducting original research and writing a thesis to present their findings, they will work alongside experts in the field, and are expected to have extensive background knowledge in refugee studies either with a Bachelor's or Master's degree in a similar field. Students complement their research project with supplementary classes that help them.
This thesis examines media representations and audience reception processes through a detailed study of media reporting and public understandings of asylum and refugee issues. It is based on sixty interviews in which refugees seeking asylum, professionals working with them and members of the general public were invited to comment on their own memories and beliefs using pictures from the TV.
Calvar, Javier (1999) Asylum seekers and refugees in the UK: the role of refugee community organisations and refugee agencies in the settlement process. PhD thesis, Middlesex University.