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Birmingham Brief: Looking ahead to 2016 - 5 key viewpoints

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In the first Birmingham Brief of 2016, the University asked 5 of their academics to give their thoughts on what we might expect from the year ahead. Two academics from the School of Social Policy - Professor Judith Smith and Dr Nando Sigona - gave their views.
Date:
11/01/2016

Birmingham Brief: Looking ahead to 2016 - 5 key viewpoints

Description
In the first Birmingham Brief of 2016, the University asked 5 of their academics to give their thoughts on what we might expect from the year ahead. Two academics from the School of Social Policy - Professor Judith Smith and Dr Nando Sigona - gave their views.
Date:
11/01/2016

New book on migration and social policy published

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A new book entitled 'Migration and Social Policy' edited by Jenny Phillimore, has been published by Elgar Publishing.
Date:
11/01/2016

New article by Jenny Phillimore shows how superdiversity lens can overturn dominant ethno-national narratives

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This paper - the first in Social Science and Medicine to feature a superdiversity analysis shows how structural, legal and institutional factors shape access to care.
Date:
21/12/2015

Intersecting discourseson migration in the UK, Germany and Russia: Podcasts available

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Listen to the latest podcasts from the event 'Intersecting discourses on migration in the UK, Germany and Russia'.
Date:
02/12/2015

Exhibition: Fitting in and getting along: Integration and identity for Birmingham's British Poles

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The Midlands Polish Community Association supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund is pleased to present the exhibition 'Fitting in and Getting Along: Integration and Identity for Birmingham's British Poles' which will be at the BVSC: In the Community Gallery in the Museum & Art Gallery Birmingham from the 29 November until 31 March 2016.
Date:
30/11/2015

Embedded integration and organisational change in housing providers in the UK

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An article by Professor Jenny Phillimore entitled 'Embedded integration and organisational change in housing providers in the UK' has been published.
Date:
18/11/2015

Europe's housing shortage to exacerbate refugee crisis

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In a recent interview by ResearchGate, Alice Pittini, Research Coordinator for Housing Europe, and Jenny Phillimore, Director of the Institute for Research into Superdiversity (University of Birmingham), were brought together to discuss the future of housing for refugees, asylum seekers, and the general population.
Date:
10/11/2015
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