Britishness, Belonging and Citizenship

Britishness, Belonging and Citizenship

Author: Prabhat, Devyani

Publisher: Policy Press

ISBN: 9781447344506

Category: Social Science

Page: 160

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Available Open Access under CC-BY-NC licence. Long term resident migrants to the UK, who often possess valuable skills for the economy, still face significant barriers to citizenship. In this important book, Dr Prabhat captures the experiences of those who successfully become British citizens through stories of belonging, citizenship and the law; beautifully illustrated by artist Sam Church. Speaking to contemporary times of Brexit, the book exposes the challenges which become insurmountable for many migrants, and illuminates the gap between policy and practice in gaining British citizenship.
Where Words Belong
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Raina Adiaz
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-19 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Raina Adiaz intertwines emotion and perspective with the world around her. “A real and raw reality” is how she wanted display life in this book. Where Words Belong is a collection of original poems written through her adolescence and adult hood.
Where Words Get their Meaning
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Marianna Bolognesi
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-15 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Company

Words are not just labels for conceptual categories. Words construct conceptual categories, frame situations and influence behavior. Where do they get their meaning? This book describes how words acquire their meaning. The author argues that mechanisms based on associations, pattern detection, and feature matching processes explain how words acquire their
Mirroring and Attunement
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Kenneth Wright
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-07 - Publisher: Routledge

Mirroring and Attunement offers a new approach to psychoanalysis, artistic creation and religion. Viewing these activities from a broadly relational perspective, Wright proposes that each provides a medium for creative dialogue: the artist discovers himself within his self-created forms, the religious person through an internal dialogue with ‘God’, and the
The Construction of Words
Language: en
Pages: 622
Authors: Geert Booij
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-13 - Publisher: Springer

This volume focuses on detailed studies of various aspects of Construction Morphology, and combines theoretical analysis and descriptive detail. It deals with data from several domains of linguistics and contributes to an integration of findings from various subdisciplines of linguistics into a common model of the architecture of language. It
Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics
Language: en
Pages: 16264
Authors: Various
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-02 - Publisher: Routledge

Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics brings together as one set, mini-sets, or individual volumes, a series of previously out-of-print classics from a variety of academic imprints. With titles ranging from Applied Linguistics and Language Learning to Experimental Psycholinguistics and Sociolinguistics Today: International Perspectives, this set provides in one place a wealth