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Migration and ethno-architecture

Lozanovska, Mirjana 2016, Migration and ethno-architecture. In Lozanovska, Mirjana (ed), Ethno-architecture and the politics of migration, Routledge, Abingdon, Eng., pp.217-233, doi: 10.4324/9781315738130.

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Title Migration and ethno-architecture
Author(s) Lozanovska, Mirjana
Title of book Ethno-architecture and the politics of migration
Editor(s) Lozanovska, Mirjana
Publication date 2016
Chapter number 13
Total chapters 13
Start page 217
End page 233
Total pages 17
Publisher Routledge
Place of Publication Abingdon, Eng.
Summary Whereas academic studies within the humanities have addressed migration through frameworks of culture, belonging and mobility, in national, political and media discourse, migration is represented as problematic to the nation-state. Increased security of the geopolitical borders and the foreclosure of internal borders preserving the homogeneity of dominant cultures reinforce popular terms, such as 'alien' and 'foreigner', conveying the sense that migration is temporary and entails an invasion. Experts in migration studies note a discursive and theoretical gap between the developments in cultural studies and the blatant protests related to territory and rights in political discourse (Castles and Miller 2009). But neither focuses on the role of the architecture. The enduring and physical nature of architecture and building that has evolved from migrant individuals and communities, however, provides compelling evidence that these structures are neither temporary nor transient, nor that their migrant inhabitants, adaptors and makers lack belonging. The ethnoarchitecture of migrants defines and articulates a history of agency, making and expression that reframe the question of the politics of migration.
ISBN 9781138828711
Language eng
DOI 10.4324/9781315738130
Field of Research 120103 Architectural History and Theory
120502 History and Theory of The Built Environment (excl Architecture)
160403 Social and Cultural Geography
Socio Economic Objective 970112 Expanding Knowledge in Built Environment and Design
HERDC Research category B1 Book chapter
ERA Research output type B Book chapter
Copyright notice ©2016, Mirjana Lozanovska
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Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30085285

Document type: Book Chapter
Collection: School of Architecture and Built Environment
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