Multiple forms of migrant identity, association and belonging often develop within dense highly localised networks while sustaining transnational links to sending societies. COMPAS’ work in this area has focussed on networks that form part of the migration process, transnational connections and diasporic links.



Journal Articles

Working Papers


Diaspora Engagement in War-Torn Societies

Nicholas Van Hear, Giulia Liberatore and Leslie Fesenmyer | January 2011 – December 2015

Kenyan Pentecostals between ‘Home’, London, and the Kingdom of God

Leslie Fesenmyer | December 2013 – December 2016

Muslims and Community Cohesion in Britain

Hiranthi Jayaweera and Sarah Spencer | June 2005 – June 2007

Political Engagements of Latin American Immigrants in the UK

Davide Pero | July 2004 – June 2006

Risk Cultures in China: An Economic Sociology?

Michael Keith | 2006 – 2009

Social Contexts of Education and Learning in Retirement Migration

Caroline Oliver | March 2012 – October 2013