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Asian Survey. 2019; 594653–672 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.4.653
Published: 01 August 2019
...Jane Yeonjae Lee This article examines the peripheral experiences of skilled return migrants in their homeland and the wider social implications of global knowledge transfer. Through a case study of Korean New Zealander returnees, I argue that the process of skill transfer is not easy, as shown by...
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Asian Survey. 2020; 601109–116 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2020.60.1.109
Published: 01 February 2020
... bribes. And elections the following month brought efforts to interdict vote-buying, including the arrest of one candidate with 400,000 small-bill-stuffed envel- opes. Other high-profile detainees included a former prison warden, returned there for having accepted bribes for special treatment; a repeat...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 5961070–1093 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.6.1070
Published: 01 December 2019
... National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF-2017S1A3A2065967), funded by the Korean government. Email: . 1. Rogers Brubaker, The Return of Assimilation? Changing Perspectives on Immigration and Its Sequels in France, Germany, and the United States, Ethnic and Racial Studies 24:1 (2001...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 594595–606 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.4.595
Published: 01 August 2019
... demand for skilled labor in advanced countries due to demo- graphic crises, along with the greater mobility of highly skilled professionals across national borders. The inflow of return migrants from developed coun- tries can be explained by their identity-driven motivations to return and contribute to...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 594607–629 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.4.607
Published: 01 August 2019
... pre- ferences rather than company-type preferences: Interviewer: What are your plans after your master s degree? MOON / FOREIGN STUDENTS AS SME SKILLED LABOR IN KOREA 623 Ilham: If possible, I d like build some experience working in Korea. And then return to Indonesia. Interviewer: What kind of...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 594673–692 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.4.673
Published: 01 August 2019
.... SHIN, CHOI, AND MOON / SKILLED MIGRANT SOCIAL CAPITAL IN KOREA 681 this process often leaves foreign students with strong anti-Korean sentiments as they return home.23 There is little doubt that Korea needs to better utilize foreign students as human resources. Yet, given the social and institutional...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 594630–652 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.4.630
Published: 01 August 2019
...; Dong Hoon Seol and John D. Skrentny, Ethnic Return Migration and Hierarchical Nationhood, Ethnicities 9:2 (2009): 147 74. 16. Minjeong Kim, Citizenship Projects for Marriage Migrants in South Korea: Intersecting Motherhood with Ethnicity and Class, Social Politics: International Studies in Gender...
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Asian Survey. 2019; 591193–197 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2019.59.1.193
Published: 01 February 2019
... that, due to the lack of skills in the population, these projects offer the largest returns and contribute significantly to the stock of capital. However, most of the projects are carried out against the will of the population. While some projects entail a decent number of local jobs, all imply...
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Asian Survey. 2018; 585797–821 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2018.58.5.797
Published: 01 October 2018
..., and Returns to Schools in Rural China, Economic Development and Cultural Change 63:2 (2014): 319 59. 19. Dandan Zhang, Xin Li, and Jinjun Xue, Education Inequality between Rural and Urban Areas of the People s Republic of China, Migrants Children Education, and Some Implications, Asian Development...
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Asian Survey. 2018; 585920–941 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2018.58.5.920
Published: 01 October 2018
... international students to visit, study, and then return home.8 This paper addresses the question: how is Singapore s active participation in the Arctic Council an extension of its soft power as an international shipping hub? To examine this question, the paper makes use of Alan 5. Ibid. See also Ian Storey...
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Asian Survey. 2018; 582213–239 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2018.58.2.213
Published: 01 April 2018
... awareness of rural poverty and inequity. For instance, student groups at Mahidol University s Faculty of Medicine took the lead in organizing the Return to the Country- side program in 1974, which sent students to rural areas to study poverty and inadequate health care. In the aftermath of the right-wing...
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Asian Survey. 2017; 573548–570 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2017.57.3.548
Published: 01 June 2017
... sectors. The capacity-building program for young political activ- ists, on the other hand, was organized through the International Academy of Leadership (IAF) program in Germany. On their return to Malaysia, those who followed the courses were asked to organize replication programs for new targeted groups...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 564629–650 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.4.629
Published: 01 August 2016
... high stay rate, particularly at the doctoral level, and most often do not return to China after acquiring the technical skills and edu- cation demanded by the national economy. According to the China Min- istry of Education (2009), 700,200 students had studied overseas from 1978 to 2003. As of 2009...
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Asian Survey. 2016; 562301–324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2016.56.2.301
Published: 01 April 2016
... marginal community in Guangxi, one of China s poorer provinces. In the 1990s, many local residents who had previously worked in China s gold mining industry in the country s northeast returned to the community with skills and experience in the craft but rela- tively little in terms of material wealth or...
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Asian Survey. 2015; 555882–908 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2015.55.5.882
Published: 01 October 2015
... Shimla s main bus stand. During a meeting with local officials stationed there, I learned of a school program for children belonging to the Muslim Gujjar community. A small nomadic tribe, the Gujjars spend the summer months herding cattle in the hills and in the winters return to their agricultural base...
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Asian Survey. 2014; 543445–470 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2014.54.3.445
Published: 01 June 2014
... Security and spend five years in jail. Eventually, in 2007, he was released and allowed to return to the U.S., where he has permanent residence. Wang Bingzhang s covert home-going adventure came to a more tragic ending. He sneaked into China in 1998 to help establish political parties but was quickly...
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Asian Survey. 2013; 5361087–1111 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2013.53.6.1087
Published: 01 December 2013
... 13), they expected that this would help them return to power after five years in opposition. However, the result did not match this optimistic view. President Park owed much of her narrow victory to the support of low-income citizens. While the proportion of low-income voters significantly increased...
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Asian Survey. 2013; 5361135–1158 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2013.53.6.1135
Published: 01 December 2013
... lengthy jail term for corruption (linked to alleged sodomy, his conviction for which was overturned), Anwar returned to office under the banner of PKR, which his wife, Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, had established in the interim. 1148 ASIAN SURVEY 53:6 open up voting to close to 150,000 delegates from local...
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Asian Survey. 2013; 535883–908 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2013.53.5.883
Published: 01 October 2013
... / BANGLADESHI WOMEN S MEN S MIGRATION 885 mentioned above show changes in intra-household power relations, they do not offer an understanding of whether such changes are long-term or revert back when male migrants return home. In reality, the impacts and consequences of male migration on women are too complex...
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Asian Survey. 2012; 5261089–1110 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2012.52.6.1089
Published: 01 December 2012
... budgets, see , both accessed May 20, 2011. 51. The Pravasi Bharatiya Divas convention has been held on January 9 every year since 2003, marking the date that Gandhi returned to India in 1915 to lead the struggle for independence. For a critical analysis...