(pp.067-084) M. Shallal ‘Return migration: dilemma of immigrants from developing countries’, IJSR, Vol. 7, No. 2, 2017

8th June 2017

Musa Shallal United Arab Emirates University, UAE Purpose: This paper demonstrates how immigrant families from developing countries deal with the return home dilemma. It does this by applying Dumont and Spielvogel (2008) model to the situations of some selected Sudanese migrant families in different countries. Design/methodology/approach: A group of immigrant Sudanese families had been interviewed […]

(pp.25-33), M. Shallal ‘A comparison between Al Hayer, UAE community and LeMars (Iowa), USA community’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2016

16th May 2016

Musa Shallal, Faculty of Humanities and Social Studies Department of Sociology, United Arab Emirates University Purpose: The aim of this research is to investigate the similarities and differences between two small communities that are different in location and culture; namely Al Hayer in the United Arab Emirates, and LeMars, Iowa in the United States of […]