Industrial Displacement

Sakarama Somayaji, and Smrithi Talwar. Development-induced Displacement, Rehabilitation and Resettlement in India: Current Issues and Challenges, New York: Routledge, 2011.

Thayer Scudder.  “Development-induced Relocation and Refugee Studies: 37 years of change and continuity among Zambia’s Gwembe Tonga,” Journal of Refugees Studies, 6, no. 2 (1993).

Anthony Oliver-Smith. “Does Development Displace Ethics? The Challenge of Forced Resettlement,” Dispossession: The Crisis of Forced Displacement and Resettlement, Chris De Wet, ed., Santa Fe: School for Advanced Research Press, 2009.

Vasudha Dhagamwar, Subrata De, and Nikhil Verma. Industrial Development and Displacement the People of Korba, New Delhi; Thousand Oaks, Ca: Sage Publications, 2003.

Mitchell A. Seligson and Edward J. Williams. Maquiladoras and Migration: Workers in the Mexico-United States Border Industrialization Program, Austin: University of Texas Press, 1981.

Michal Kohout. “The Maquiladora Industry and Migration in Mexico: A Survey of Literature,” Geography Compass, 3, no. 1, 2009.

Richard C. Jones. “Maquiladoras and U.S.-Bound Migration in Central Mexico,” Growth and Change, 32, no. 2, 2001.

MP Fernández-Kelly. “Mexican Border Industrialization, Female Labor Force Participation and Migration,” Women, Men, and the International Division of Labor, Albany: SUNY Press, 1983.

Siddle, David. Migration, Mobility and Modernization, Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 1998.

Carl-Ulrik Schierup, Ronaldo Munck, Branka Likić-Brborić, and Anders Neergaard. Migration, Precarity, and Global Governance: Challenges and Opportunities for Labour, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015.

Levien, Michael. “Regimes of Dispossession: From Steel Towns to Special Economic Zones,” Development and Change, 44, no. 2 (2013).

Philip L. Martin. “Trade and Migration: The Case of NAFTA,” Asian and Pacific Migration Journal, 2, no. 3 (1993).

Peter Stalker. Workers without Frontiers: The Impact of Globalization on International Migration, London: Lynn Rienner Publishers, 2000.

Dams and Irrigation Projects

Jing Jun. “Dams and dreams: A Return-to-Homeland Movement in Northwest China,” Living with Separation in China, Charles Stafford, ed., London: Routedge-Curzon, 2003.

Robert Aiken, Colin H. Leigh. “Dams and Indegenous Peoples in Malaysia: Development, Displacement and Ressettlement,” Geografiska Annaler, 97, no. 1 (2015).

Allen F. Isaacman and Barbara S. Isaacman. Dams, Displacement, and the Delusion of Development Cahora Bassa and its Legacies in Mozambique, 1965/2007, Athens: Ohio University Press, 2013.

Enakshy Ganguly Thukral. “Development, Displacement and Rehabilitation: Locating Gender,” Economic and Political Weekly, 31, no. 24 (1996).

Biswas, Asit K., and Cecilia Tortajada. “Development and Large Dams: A Global Perspective,” Water Resources Development, 17, no. 1 (2001).

Chris De Wet. Development-Induced Displacement: Problems, Policies and People, New York: Berghahn, 2006.

Thayer Scudder. The Future of Large Dams: Dealing with Social, Environmental, Institutional and Political Costs, London: Earthscan, 2005.

Paul K. Gellert, Barbara D. Lynch. “Mega-Projects as Displacements,” International Social Science Journal, 55, no. 175 (2003).

Elizabeth Colson  “The Move and its Aftermath,” The Social Consequences of Resettlement, Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1971.

Li Heming and Philip Rees. “Population Displacement in the Three Gorges Reservoir Area of the Yangtze River, Central China: Relocation Policies and Migrant Views,” International Journal of Population Geography, 6 (200).

Li Heming, Paul Waley, Phil Rees. “Reservoir Resettlement in China: Past Experience and the Three Gorges Dam,” The Geographical Journal, 167, no. 3 (2001).

Gørild Heggelund. “Resettlement Programmes and Environmental Capacity in the Three Gorges Dam Project,” Development and Change, 37, no. 1 (2006).

Yan Tan, Graeme Hugo, and Lesley Potter. “Rural Women, Displacement and the Three Gorges Project,” Development and Change, 36 no. 4 (2005).

Yan Tan, and Yi Qian Wang. “Rural resettlement and land compensation in flooded areas: The case of the Three Gorges Project, China,” Asia Pacific Viewpoint 44, no.1 (2003).

Goldsmith, Edward, and Nicholas Hildyard. The Social and Environmental Effects of Large Dams (2 vols.), San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1984.

Longyi Xue, Mark Y. Wang, and Tao Xue. “‘Voluntary’ Poverty Alleviation Resettlement in China,” Development and Change, 44, no. 5 (2013).

Natural Conservation and Displacement

Adamo, S. “Addressing Environmentally Induced Population Displacements: A Delicate Task,”

Migration and Climate Change, Hugo, G. ed., Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2013.

Jane McAdam. Climate Change and Displacement: Multidisciplinary Perspectives, Portland: Bloomsbury, 2010.

Warner, K., Hamza, M., Oliver-Smith, A. et al. “Climate Change, Environmental Degradation and Migration,” Natural Hazards, 55, no. 3 (2010).

Dawn Chatty and Marcus Colchester. Conservation and Mobile Indigenous Peoples: Displacement, Forced Settlement and Sustainable Development, New York: Berghahn Publishing, 2002.

 Edmund Burke, and Kenneth Pomeranz. The Environment and World History, Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009.

Kibreab, G. “Environmental Causes and Impact of Refugee Movements: A Critique of the Current Debate,” Disasters, 21, no. 1 (1997).

Adamo, Susana Beatriz. “Environmental Migration and Cities in the Context of Global Environmental Change,” Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, 2, no. 3 (2010).

Bates, Diane. “Environmental Refugees? Classifying Human Migrations Caused by Environmental Change,” Population and Environment, 23, no. 5 (2002).

Eric F. Lambina and Patrick Meyfroidt. “Global Land Use Change, Economic Globalization, and the Looming Land Scarcity,” PNAS, 108, no. 9 (2011)

Hummel, D., S. Adamo, A. de Sherbinin, L. Murphy, R. Aggarwal, L. Zulu , J. Liu and K. Knight. “Inter- and Transdisciplinary Approaches to Population-Environment Research for Sustainability Aims: a Review and Appraisal,” Population and Environment, 34, no. 4 (2003).

Piguet, E. and F. Laczko. People on the Move in a Changing Climate, New York: Springer, 2014.

Mahesh Rangarajan and K. Sivaramakrishnan. Shifting Ground: People, Animals and Mobility in India’s Environmental History, New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2014.


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