22. Borders and the Rhythms of Displacement, Emplacement and Mobility

  1. Thomas M. Wilson2 and
  2. Hastings Donnan3
  1. Pamela Ballinger

Published Online: 5 DEC 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118255223.ch22

Companion to Border Studies, A

Companion to Border Studies, A

How to Cite

Ballinger, P. (2012) Borders and the Rhythms of Displacement, Emplacement and Mobility, in Companion to Border Studies, A (eds T. M. Wilson and H. Donnan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118255223.ch22

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Anthropology, Binghamton University, State University of New York, USA

  2. 3

    Queen's University Belfast, UK

Author Information

  1. University of Michigan, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 DEC 2012
  2. Published Print: 22 MAY 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405198936

Online ISBN: 9781118255223

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Keywords:

  • displacement, emplacement and mobility;
  • borders, and rhythms of displacement, emplacement, mobility;
  • place, home and identity in global terrain, unequal access;
  • forcible migration, and processes of “replacement”;
  • borders, displacement and emplacement;
  • legal distinctions, “citizen” or “refugee” of the displaced;
  • Cunningham, Heyman's focus on borders, home and dis/emplacement;
  • borders, their ways of shaping relationships, among the dis/emplaced;
  • boundary, of forced and voluntary migration, and the porosity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Borders, Displacement and Emplacement: Reconceptualizing Mobility

  • Displacement and Emplacement: New Perspectives

  • Borders, Place-Making and the Boundaries of Home

  • New Directions: Borders, Migrations and Temporalities

  • Conclusion

  • References