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Recent Publications

2019

  • Hof, Helena. 2019. ‘The Eurostars Go Global: Young Europeans’ Migration to Asia for Distinction and Alternative Life Paths.’ Mobilities. DOI: 10.1080/17450101.2019.1643164.

  • Hof, Helena and Gracia Liu-Farrer. Forthcoming. ‘Gender, Labour and Migration in Japan.’ In The Routledge Companion to Gender and Japanese Culture by Mark Pendleton, Jennifer Coates and Lucy Fraser (eds.). Routledge.

  • 2019  Liu-Farrer, Gracia and An Huy Tran). “Bridging the Institutional Gaps: International Education as a Migration Industry,” International Migration. doi: 10.1111/imig.12543.

  • ​​2019, Tina Shrestha. [Nepali translation] “Aspirational Infrastructure: Everyday brokerage and the foreign employment-recruitment agencies in Nepal,”Samaj Adhayan, Vol. 14.

  • 2019, Tina Shrestha. “Asylum-seeking, precariousness, and the making claimant-workers,” Anthropology of Work Review, 40 (1).

2018

  • Hof, Helena. 2018. ‘‘Worklife Pathways’ to Singapore and Japan: Gender and Racial dynamics in Europeans` Mobility to Asia’, Social Science Japan Journal, Special Issue Winter 2018, 21 (1): 45-65.

  • 2018. Liu-Farrer, Gracia. “From Asia with Money: the Emigration of the Wealthy,” in G. Liu-Farrer and B. Yeoh (eds) Routledge Handbook of Asian Migratio, London: Routledge. 2018.

  • 2018, Liu-Farrer, Gracia and Brenda S.A. Yeoh. “Asian Migrations and Mobilities: Continuities, Conceptualisations and Controversies,” in G. Liu-Farrer and B. Yeoh (eds) Routledge Handbook of Asian Migratio, London: Routledge. 2018.

  • 2018, Liu-Farrer, Gracia and Brenda S.A. Yeoh. Routledge Handbook of Asian Migratio, London: Routledge. 2018.

  • 2018, Liu-Farrer, Gracia and Helena Hof. “Big Firm Syndrome (Ōtebyō): the Problems of Japanese Firms and the Problematic Elite Aspirations,” Journal of Asia-Pacific Studies (Waseda), No. 34 (Oct. 2018).

2017

  • Hirota, Hidetaka. 2017. Expelling the Poor: Atlantic Seaboard States and the Nineteenth-Century Origins of American Immigration Policy, Oxford University Press.

  • Hirota, Hidetaka. 2017. Exclusion on the Ground: Racism, Official Discretion, and the Quotidian Enforcement of General Immigration Law in the Pacific Northwest Borderland, American Quarterly 69, no. 2 (June 2017): 347-370.

  • Roberts, Glenda S. 2017. An Immigration Policy by Any Other Name: Semantics of Immigration to Japan, Social Science Japan Journal 21(1) p.89 - 102.

  • Roberts, Glenda S. 2017.