1. Migration Studies: Flows and Concepts (UCM) in Maastricht (2019-present)
This course examines the following concepts in contemporary migration studies: forced migration, internal displacement and refugees; irregular and transit migration; integration, transnationalism and social cohesion; return migration and reintegration; and migration and development. The course introduces students to both the complexities and challenges of migration and the potential positive effects of migration. Throughout the course multiple case studies are examined to highlight different migrant concepts and flows.