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Social capital or social exclusion? The impact of asylum-seeker dispersal on UK refugee community organizations

Abstract:

Based on UK fieldwork in the West Midlands, Manchester and Liverpool and London, the paper explores the impacts of asylum-seeker dispersal on the formation of refugee community organizations (RCOs). An outline of policy precedes discussion which demonstrates how dispersal has consolidated a solid core of established RCOs in London, whilst stimulating a regional periphery of volatile semi-secure and insecure RCOs competing for shrinking financial support. The main part of the paper challenges ...

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Publisher copy:
10.1093/cdj/bsi025
Journal:
Community Development Journal More from this journal
Volume:
40
Issue:
2
Pages:
169-181
Publication date:
2005-04-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1468-2656
ISSN:
0010-3802
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:281049
UUID:
uuid:f76dfb43-b46c-4594-93ca-d6fc01f4c555
Local pid:
pubs:281049
Source identifiers:
281049
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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