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The price of impact: reflections on academic outreach amid the ‘refugee crisis’

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Ever since the ‘refugee crisis’ hit European shores, policymakers, journalists and politicians have sought out knowledge on ‘unwanted’ migration and ‘what to do about it’. As influential people knock on academic doors – at times seeking out anthropologists, such as this author – how should we engage, and under what conditions? The seemingly endless rounds of panel debates, conferences and other policy‐focused outreach pull academics towards ‘high‐level’ engagements, while short‐term or politi...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1111/1469-8676.12478

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
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Author
Publisher:
Wiley
Journal:
Social Anthropology More from this journal
Volume:
26
Issue:
2
Pages:
222-237
Publication date:
2017-12-07
Acceptance date:
2017-07-24
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EISSN:
1469-8676
ISSN:
0964-0282
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pubs:709054
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uuid:07d9eeb8-ee22-4c0a-8483-11116312a534
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pubs:709054
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709054
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2017-07-24

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