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VĂ­tor Lopes Andrade

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Discipline: Sociology

Degrees BA: International Relations


Social Anthropology

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Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity-based asylum seekers and refugees in England and South Africa: a comparative study in terms of local integration

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The general objective is to analyse and to compare how the categories sexuality/gender identity, race/ethnicity and nationality are linked to and affect one another in the local integration process of SOGI-based asylum seekers and refugees in London (England) and Cape Town (South Africa).


Keywords: Asylum Seekers, Gender identity, Refugees, Sexual orientation, South Africa, local integration, England

Language(s) of writing: English

Country: United Kingdom

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University of Sussex


School of Global Studies

Supervisor: Nuno Ferreira
Start date: 20-09-2018
PhD current status: PhD Ongoing
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Added to catalogue on: 06-11-2018

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