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Chatty, Dawn

Emeritus Professor, Refugee Studies Program


Dawn Chatty is University Professor in Anthropology and Forced Migration and Director of the Refugee Studies Centre, Department of International Development (Queen Elizabeth House), University of Oxford, UK. Her research interests include coping strategies and resilience of refugee youth, nomadic pastoralism and conservation, gender and development, health, illness and culture. Her most recent books include: Dispossession and Displacement in the Modern Middle East, Cambridge University Press, 2010; Dispossession and Forced Migration in the Middle East and North Africa (eds. with Bill Finlayson), Oxford University Press, 2010; Deterritorialized Youth: Sahrawi and Afghan Refugees at the Margins of the Middle East, (ed.) Berghahn Books, 2010; Nomadic Societies in the Middle East and North Africa: Facing the 21st Century, Leiden, Brill, 2006; Children of Palestine: Experiencing Forced Migration in the Middle East (eds. With Gillian Lewando-Hundt), Berghahn Books, 2005; and Conservation and Mobile Peoples: Displacement, Forced Settlement and Sustainable Development (eds. with Marcus Colchester), Berghahn Press, 2002.

DISCIPLINE
Anthropology
SUB AREAS
Development   
Diaspora/Refugee Studies   
Environment   
Middle East/Near East Studies   
Minorities   
AREAS OF INTEREST
All Middle East   
Oman   
Syria   
SPECIALTIES
Health & Cult   
Minorities & Dispossession   
Nomadic Pastoralism   
LANGUAGES
Arabic (Advanced)   
French (Advanced)   
EDUCATION
PhD1975AnthroUCLA
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Dawn Chatty






University of Oxford
Refugee Studies Program
3 Mansfield Rd
Oxford OX1 3TB
United Kingdom
Phone:+44-1865-281715
dawn.chatty@qeh.ox.ac.uk

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