Social Considerations of Migration Movements and Immigration Policies

Social Considerations of Migration Movements and Immigration Policies

Şefika Şule Erçetin (Lancaster University, UK & Hacettepe University, Turkey)
Release Date: August, 2017|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 283
ISBN13: 9781522533221|ISBN10: 1522533222|EISBN13: 9781522533238|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-3322-1


In the globalized era, a higher level of attention is given to various migration, immigration, and refugee movements. By undertaking research on these concepts, their impact on contemporary society can be better understood.

Social Considerations of Migration Movements and Immigration Policies is a pivotal reference source for the latest scholarly material on the socio-economic effects of immigration and refugee crises on regional and international levels. Including a range of innovative perspectives such as peace building, political refugees, and civil protection, this book is ideally designed for researchers, academics, graduate students, policy makers, and practitioners interested in the social dimensions of migration and immigration policies.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Asylum Applications
  • Civil Protection
  • Human Resources Practices
  • Humanitarian Aid
  • Peace Building
  • Political Refugees
  • Social capital

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Sefika Sule Erçetin graduated from the Faculty of Economics, Administrative and Social Sciences Department of Business Administration at Anadolu University in 1984. In 1987 she has started to work as research assistant at the Division of Educational Administration, Supervision, Planning, and Economics in Hacettepe University and completed the doctorate there. Since 2003 she has been working as professor. She worked as visiting scholar in national and international universities. She has worked in many national and international projects as member of project team project coordinator. She is the president, board member and founder member of the International Science Association (ISCASS). She is editor in chief of different national and international journals She has many published articles both national and international journals. She has written many national books, international book chapters and edited international books, latter of them published by well-known international publishers. She is one of rare academicians in Turkey who interests in “chaos, complexity, quantum leadership” since 1990. She has directed many theses and she gives seminars about these topics. Other main research fields of her are comparative education policies, research methods organizational intelligence & stupidity and wisdom, leadership, migration, fuzzy logic, children at risk, women and peace studies, social media, plasma leadership, quantum leadership, women leadership model.