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Dr Ala Sirriyeh

Lecturer in Sociology School of Histories, Languages and Cultures

Publications

2020

'Dreamers', (un)deserving immigrants and generational interdependence (Conference Paper)

Sirriyeh, A. (2020). 'Dreamers', (un)deserving immigrants and generational interdependence. In POPULATION SPACE AND PLACE Vol. 26. doi:10.1002/psp.2370

DOI: 10.1002/psp.2370

2019

‘Felons are also our family’: citizenship and solidarity in the undocumented youth movement in the United States (Journal article)

Sirriyeh, A. H. (2019). ‘Felons are also our family’: citizenship and solidarity in the undocumented youth movement in the United States. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 45(1), 133-150. doi:10.1080/1369183X.2018.1456324

DOI: 10.1080/1369183X.2018.1456324

2018

Foster care, recognition and transitions to adulthood for unaccompanied asylum seeking young people in England and Ireland (Journal article)

Sirriyeh, A., & Ní Raghallaigh, M. (2018). Foster care, recognition and transitions to adulthood for unaccompanied asylum seeking young people in England and Ireland. Children and Youth Services Review, 92, 89-97. doi:10.1016/j.childyouth.2018.02.039

DOI: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2018.02.039

The Politics of Compassion: Immigration and Asylum Policy (Book)

Sirriyeh, A. H. (2018). The Politics of Compassion: Immigration and Asylum Policy. Bristol: Bristol University Press. Retrieved from https://bristoluniversitypress.co.uk/the-politics-of-compassion

2017

The evolving (re)categorisations of refugees throughout the “refugee/migrant crisis” (Journal article)

Goodman, S., Sirriyeh, A., & McMahon, S. (2017). The evolving (re)categorisations of refugees throughout the “refugee/migrant crisis”. Journal of Community & Applied Social Psychology, 27(2), 105-114. doi:10.1002/casp.2302

DOI: 10.1002/casp.2302

2015

LGBT asylum seekers and health inequalities (Chapter)

Karban, K., & Sirriyeh, A. (2015). LGBT asylum seekers and health inequalities. In J. Fish, & K. Karban (Eds.), Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans Health Inequalities International Perspectives in Social Work. Bristol: Policy Press.

The negotiation of culture in foster care placements for separated refugee and asylum seeking young people in Ireland and England (Journal article)

Ní Raghallaigh, M., & Sirriyeh, A. (2015). The negotiation of culture in foster care placements for separated refugee and asylum seeking young people in Ireland and England. Childhood, 22(2), 263-277. doi:10.1177/0907568213519137

DOI: 10.1177/0907568213519137

‘All you need is love and £18,600’: Class and the new UK family migration rules (Journal article)

Sirriyeh, A. (2015). ‘All you need is love and £18,600’: Class and the new UK family migration rules. Critical Social Policy, 35(2), 228-247. doi:10.1177/0261018314563039

DOI: 10.1177/0261018314563039

2014

Burying Asylum under the Foundations of Home (Chapter)

Sirriyeh, A. H. (2014). Burying Asylum under the Foundations of Home. In N. Kapoor, V. Kalra, & J. Rhodes (Eds.), The State of Race. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Sanctuary or sanctions: Children, social worth and social control in the UK asylum process (Chapter)

Sirriyeh, A. (2014). Sanctuary or sanctions: Children, social worth and social control in the UK asylum process. In Social Policies and Social Control: New Perspectives on the 'Not-So-Big Society' (pp. 71-85).

2013

Inhabiting borders, routes home: Youth, gender, asylum (Book)

Sirriyeh, A. (2013). Inhabiting borders, routes home: Youth, gender, asylum.

The Great Meeting Place? A study of Bradford’s City Park. Bradford: University of Bradford (Report)

Barker, A., Manning, N., & Sirriyeh, A. H. (2013). The Great Meeting Place? A study of Bradford’s City Park. Bradford: University of Bradford.

Fostering unaccompanied refugee and asylum seeking young people: creating family life across a ‘world of difference’ (Book)

Wade, J., Sirriyeh, A. H., Kohli, R., & Simmonds, J. (2013). Fostering unaccompanied refugee and asylum seeking young people: creating family life across a ‘world of difference’. LONDON: BAAF.

Challenging Racist Violence and Racist Hostility in 'Post-Racial' Times: Research and Action in Leeds, UK, 2006–2012 (Journal article)

Law, I., Simms, J., & Sirriyeh, A. (n.d.). Challenging Racist Violence and Racist Hostility in 'Post-Racial' Times: Research and Action in Leeds, UK, 2006–2012. Social Inclusion, 1(1), 13-20. doi:10.17645/si.v1i1.103

DOI: 10.17645/si.v1i1.103

Education pathways of unaccompanied refugee and asylum seeking young people in foster care (Chapter)

Wade, J., & Sirriyeh, A. H. (2013). Education pathways of unaccompanied refugee and asylum seeking young people in foster care. In S. Jackson (Ed.), The Education of Children in Care. London: BAAF.

Hosting strangers: hospitality and family practices in fostering unaccompanied refugee young people (Journal article)

Sirriyeh, A. (2013). Hosting strangers: hospitality and family practices in fostering unaccompanied refugee young people. Child & Family Social Work, 18(1), 5-14. doi:10.1111/cfs.12044

DOI: 10.1111/cfs.12044

2010

Home journeys: Im/mobilities in young refugee and asylum-seeking women’s negotiations of home (Journal article)

Sirriyeh, A. (2010). Home journeys: Im/mobilities in young refugee and asylum-seeking women’s negotiations of home. Childhood, 17(2), 213-227. doi:10.1177/0907568210365667

DOI: 10.1177/0907568210365667

2008

Young Asylum Seekers' Conceptions of ‘Home’ at a Time of Transition to Adulthood (Journal article)

Sirriyeh, A. (2008). Young Asylum Seekers' Conceptions of ‘Home’ at a Time of Transition to Adulthood. International Journal of Migration, Health and Social Care, 4(1), 12-27. doi:10.1108/17479894200800003

DOI: 10.1108/17479894200800003