Belongings Beyond Borders: Reflections of Young Refugees on Their Relationships with Location
Muir, Jessica and Gannon, K. 2015. Belongings Beyond Borders: Reflections of Young Refugees on Their Relationships with Location. Journal of Community & Applied Social Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1002/casp.2260
|Muir, Jessica and Gannon, K.
Young separated refugees are exiled from familiar places and on seeking asylum encounter new, potentially alienating, places. Yet, there is limited research regarding the effects of location on the psychological experiences of young separated refugees. This study explores the relationships that young adults who arrived in the UK as separated refugees have with the spaces that they inhabit and the consequences of these. It draws on qualitative interviews with young men from Iraq and Afghanistan who are living in London. Four key themes
|Journal of Community & Applied Social Psychology
|Accepted author manuscript
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
|14 Sep 2015
|Publication process dates
|02 Oct 2015
|07 Aug 2015
|This is the peer reviewed version of the following article: Belongings Beyond Borders: Reflections of Young Refugees on Their Relationships with Location, which has been published in final form at http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/casp.2260. This article may be used for non-commercial purposes in accordance with Wiley Terms and Conditions for Self-Archiving.
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