History, Memory and Migration

Perceptions of the Past and the Politics of Incorporation

  • Irial Glynn
  • J. Olaf Kleist

Part of the Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies book series (PMMS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Irial Glynn, J. Olaf Kleist
      Pages 3-29
  3. Migrant Memories

  4. Memories in Diverse Societies

  5. Migration Memories and the State

  6. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 235-235
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 245-251

About this book


By conversing with the main bodies of relevant literature from Migration Studies and Memory Studies, this overview highlights how analysing memories can contribute to a better understanding of the complexities of migrant incorporation. The chapters consider international case studies from Europe, North America, Australia, Asia and the Middle East.


Asylum belonging history migration

Editors and affiliations

  • Irial Glynn
    • 1
  • J. Olaf Kleist
    • 2
  1. 1.University College DublinIreland
  2. 2.Free University of BerlinGermany

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