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The Resource African exodus : migration and the future of Europe, Asfa-Wossen Asserate ; translated by Peter Lewis ; introduction by David Goodhart

African exodus : migration and the future of Europe, Asfa-Wossen Asserate ; translated by Peter Lewis ; introduction by David Goodhart

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African exodus : migration and the future of Europe
Title
African exodus
Title remainder
migration and the future of Europe
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Asfa-Wossen Asserate ; translated by Peter Lewis ; introduction by David Goodhart
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  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
In 2015, an unprecedented number of people from Africa and the Near East took flight and sought refuge in Europe. By the end of that year, some 1.8 million migrants had arrived in the EU, the vast majority having come across the Mediterranean. Since then, despite measures to host some of the people fleeing the Syrian war in Turkey and concurrent attempts to physically seal off some borders in Eastern Europe, the numbers of refugees traveling to Europe has continued to top half a million annually. A mass migration on a scale not witnessed in modern times is underway, and it has presented Europe with its greatest challenge of the twenty-first century.Asfa-Wossen Asserate argues here that building higher fences or finding more effective methods of integration will only, in the long term, perpetuate rather than solve the problems associated with these large numbers of displaced refugees. We need to realize that we are only treating the symptoms of an oncoming catastrophe and that, if we are to respond to mass migration, we will ultimately have to understand its causes. The New Mass Migration places its emphasis firmly on the causes of the refugee crisis, which are to be found not least in Europe itself, and charts ways in which we might deal with it effectively in the long term. --
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Translated from the German
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non fiction
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  • Africans
  • Immigrants
  • Blacks
  • Human smuggling
  • Human smuggling
  • Europe
  • Africa
  • Europe
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African exodus : migration and the future of Europe, Asfa-Wossen Asserate ; translated by Peter Lewis ; introduction by David Goodhart
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Originally published in German as Die neue Völkerwanderung : wer Europa bewahren will, muss Afrika retten by Propyläen Verlag, 2016
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-198)
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on1007056508
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvii, 199 pages
Isbn
9781910376904
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(OCoLC)1007056508
Label
African exodus : migration and the future of Europe, Asfa-Wossen Asserate ; translated by Peter Lewis ; introduction by David Goodhart
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in German as Die neue Völkerwanderung : wer Europa bewahren will, muss Afrika retten by Propyläen Verlag, 2016
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-198)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1007056508
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvii, 199 pages
Isbn
9781910376904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)1007056508

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