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Call for Papers: International Conference on Migration and Well-Being, Tel Aviv

(Feb 29, 2012)

Submissions are invited for papers in  for the International Conference on Migration and Well-Being organized by Tel Aviv University and RC31. To be held January 8-10, 2013 in Tel Aviv, the conference will address such issues as:
* Economic and psychological well-being of immigrants
* Social exclusion and xenophobia
* The contribution of immigrants to the well-being of the local population, particularly the aging
* The role of remittances in improving the welfare of immigrant families
* Well-being of asylum seekers and refugees
* Education and children of immigrants
* Migration policies and the well-being of immigrants

Keynote Speaker: Douglas Massey, Princeton University
International Advisory Committee
David Bartram, University of Leicester
Peter Kivisto, Augustana College
Peggy Levitt, Wellesley College
Marco Martiniello, Universite de Liege, Belgium, FRS-FNRS
Ewa Morawska, University of Essex
Israeli Organizing Committee
Adriana Kemp, Tel Aviv University
Noah Lewin-Epstein, Tel Aviv University
Moshe Semyonov, Tel Aviv University
Sergio DellaPergola, Hebrew University
Rebeca Raijman, University of Haifa

 

Please upload your abstract here: http://socsci.tau.ac.il/migration/conference/index.php/call 
or send it as an attachment tomigration.conference@gmail.com.
Deadline for submission: May 15, 2012
Decisions will be sent out: June 30, 2012
For more information on the conference, please visit 
http://socsci.tau.ac.il/migration/conference/.