Book Reviews


  • Migration Letters



Human Security and Migration in Europe's Southern Borders by Susana Ferreira. Palgrave Macmillan: Springer Nature, 2018, xvii + 211 pp. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-77947-8

Dr Diotima Chattoraj, University Brunei Darussalam, Brunei. 

Borders and Mobility in South Asia and Beyond by Reece Jones and Md. Azmeary Ferdoush  (eds.), Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, Netherlands, 2018. PP.277, Price: € 99,00 (Hardback), ISBN: 9789462984547

Dr Saleh Shahriar, College of Economics and Management, Northwest A&F University, Shaanxi, Yangling 712100, The People’s Republic of China.

Migration, Refugees and Human Security in the Mediterranean and MENA edited by Marion Boulby and Kenneth Christie, Palgrave Macmillan (2018, ISBN: 978-3319707747).

Dr Gül Oral, Kadir Has University, Turkey.

21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari. New York: Spiegel & Grau, 2018, 372 pp. ISBN: 978-1787330672.

Dr Uzi Rebhun, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel


Alam, J. (2018). The Rohingya of Myanmar: Theoretical Significance of the Minority Status. Asian Ethnicity, 19(2), 180-210. doi:10.1080/14631369.2017.1407236

Annan, K. (August 2017). Towards a Peaceful, Fair and Prosperous Future for the People of Rakhaine: Final Report of the Advisory Commission on Rakhaine State. Retrieved from 2017/08/FinalReport_Eng.pdf

Bal, E., & Chambugong, T. C. (2014). The Borders that Divide, the Borders that Unite: (Re)interpreting Garo Processes of Identification in India and Bangladesh. Journal of Borderlands Studies, 29(1), 95-109. doi:10.1080/08865655.2014.892695

Fair, C. C. (2018). Rohingya: Victims of a Great Game East. The Washington Quarterly, 41(3), 63-85. doi:10.1080/0163660x.2018.1519356

Haque, M. M. (2017). Rohingya Ethnic Muslim Minority and the 1982 Citizenship Law in Burma. Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs, 37(4), 454-469. doi:10.1080/13602004.2017.1399600

Hutchinson, S. (2017). Gendered Insecurity in the Rohingya Crisis. Australian Journal of International Affairs, 72(1), 1-9. doi:10.1080/10357718.2017.1402291

Kyaw, N. N. (2017). Unpacking the Presumed Statelessness of Rohingyas. Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies, 15(3), 269-286. doi:10.1080/15562948.2017.1330981

Milton, A. H., Rahman, M., Hussain, S., Jindal, C., Choudhury, S., Akter, S., . . . Efird, J. T. (2017). Trapped in Statelessness: Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(8). doi:10.3390/ijerph14080942

Oztig, L. I. (2018). Pakistan’s Border Policies and Security Dynamics along the Pakistan–Afghanistan Border. Journal of Borderlands Studies, 1-16. doi:10.1080/08865655.2018.1545598

Shahriar, S., Qian, L., & Kea, S. (2019). Anatomy of Human Rights Violations at the Indo-Bangladesh Borderlands. Territory, Politics, Governance, 1-26. doi:10.1080/21622671.2019.1582359

Uddin, N. (2019). The State, Vulnerability, and Transborder Movements: The Rohingya People in Myanmar and Bangladesh. In N. Uddin & N. Chowdhury (Eds.), Deterritorialised Identity and Transborder Movement in South Asia (pp. 73-90). Singapore Springer.

Ullah, A. K. M. A. (2011). Rohingya Refugees to Bangladesh: Historical Exclusions and Contemporary Marginalization. Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies, 9(2), 139-161. doi:10.1080/15562948.2011.567149

Ullah, A. K. M. A. (2016). Rohingya Crisis in Myanmar: Seeking Justice for the "Stateless". Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice, 32(3), 285-301. doi:10.1177/1043986216660811

Ullah, A. K. M. A., & Chattoraj, D. (2018). Roots of Discrimination Against Rohingya Minorities: Society, Ethnicity and International Relations. Intellectual Discourse, 26(2), 541–565.

van Schendel, W., & de Maaker, E. (2014). Asian Borderlands: Introducing their Permeability, Strategic Uses and Meanings. Journal of Borderlands Studies, 29(1), 3-9. doi:10.1080/08865655.2014.892689




How to Cite

Letters, M. (2019). Book Reviews. Migration Letters, 16(2), 345–354.



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