Book Reviews


  • Jennifer Redmond Department of History, NUI Maynooth
  • Ruth McAreavey School of Planning, Architecture & Civil Engineering, Queen's Universi-ty Belfast
  • Theodoros Iosifides Department of Geography, University of the Aegean, Mitilene
  • Perttu Salmenhaara University of Helsinki
  • Sirkka Komulainen Institute of Migration, Turku



migration, childhood, rural areas, comparative perspectives


John Welshman, Churchill's Children: The Evacuee Experience in Wartime Britain, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010, 288 pp., (ISBN13: 9780199574414), (paper).

Birgit Jentsch and Myriam Simard (eds.), International Migration and Rural Areas: Cross-National Comparative Perspectives, Farnham: Ashgate, 2009, 218pp, (ISBN: 978-0-7546-7484-9), (cloth).

Keith Jacobs, Experience and Representation, Contemporary Perspectives on Migration in Australia, Farnham: Ashgate, 2010, 176 pp, (ISBN: 978-0-7546-7610-2), (cloth).

Raivo Vetik and Jelena Helemäe (eds.) The Russian Second Generation in Tallinn and Kohtla-Järve: The TIES Study in Estonia. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press - IMISCOE Reports, 2011, 242 pp, (ISBN: 978-90-8964-250-9), (cloth).

Elisabeth Eide and Kaarina Nikunen, Media in Motion: Cultural Complexity and Migration in the Nordic Region. Farnham: Ashgate, 2011, 296 pp, (ISBN: 978-1409404460), (cloth).


How to Cite

Redmond, J., McAreavey, R., Iosifides, T., Salmenhaara, P., & Komulainen, S. (2014). Book Reviews. Migration Letters, 8(2), 173–184.



Book Reviews