• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
Migration in the Circumpolar North: Issues and Contexts - Occasional Publications Series (Paperback)
  • Migration in the Circumpolar North: Issues and Contexts - Occasional Publications Series (Paperback)
zoom

Migration in the Circumpolar North: Issues and Contexts - Occasional Publications Series (Paperback)

(editor), (editor)
£30.99
Paperback 240 Pages / Published: 01/01/2010
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket
This book provides an introduction to the study of migration in the circumpolar north, a region that includes the northern parts of eight Arctic nations (Canada, Russia, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Iceland, Greenland and the US). The Norths in each of these eight countries share certain demographic and environmental characteristics as well as an economic base dependent on natural resource production. In much of the north, indigenous populations continue to practice place-specific traditional economic activities. This volume provides an overview of the causes and consequences of migration behavior in the northern regions of most Arctic countries and discusses policy issues that arise from the recent northern migration experience. The divergent institutional, economic, and policy histories in similar environmental circumstances suggest that much can be learned by comparing and contrasting the migration experience around the circumpolar north.

Publisher: University of Alberta Press
ISBN: 9781896445489
Number of pages: 240
Weight: 406 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 13 mm

You may also be interested in...

Fronteras Americanas
Added to basket
Emigrants
Added to basket
£20.00
Hardback
To Hell or Barbados
Added to basket
Irish
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
How the Irish Became White
Added to basket
Wherever Green Is Worn
Added to basket
The Scottish World
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Ireland'S District Court
Added to basket
Windrush
Added to basket
£14.99
Paperback
The British Dream
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
To the Ends of the Earth
Added to basket
Bloody Foreigners
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Lost In Translation
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Diaspora: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.