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Books: Print and Electronic Books to Get You Started
No Immediate Danger by
Call Number: 333.792 VOL
Publication Date: 2019
People on the Move: an Atlas of Migration by
Call Number: REFERENCE 304.8 PEO
Publication Date: 2010
This book provides a detailed picture of human mobility, exploring historical and contemporary global patterns... including refugees and asylum seekers, trafficking, students..., and return migration.
The Shock Doctrine: the Rise of Disaster Capitalism by
Call Number: 330.12 KLE
Publication Date: 2008
The Sixth Extinction by
Call Number: 576.84 KOL
Publication Date: 2014
This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate by
Call Number: 363.738 KLE
Publication Date: 2015
Helpful Online Databases
CQ Researcher provides in-depth coverage of current issues, both domestic and international. "Reports are written by experienced journalists, footnoted and professionally fact-checked. Full-length articles include an overview, historical background, chronology, pro/con feature, plus resources for additional research."
CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online)
CIAO focuses on "research, analysis and scholarship on international politics and related fields... and encompasses working papers, policy briefs, e-books and videos."
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"Navigating Complexity: Climate, Migration and Conflict in a Changing World"
This August 2015 Working Paper summary from the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, found in our CIAO database, states "Climate change is expected to contribute to the movement of people through a variety of means. There is also significant concern climate change may influence violent conflict... There are considerable misconceptions about why people move, how many move, and what effects they have. In a discussion paper for US AID’s Office of Conflict Management and Mitigation, the Environmental Change and Security Program presents a guide to this controversial and consequential nexus of global trends."
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