Migration and torture: Building a map of knowledge

  • Pau Pérez-Sales Editor in Chief for the Torture Journal
Keywords: asylum, torture, refugees, detention, mental health, distrust

Abstract

We already have more than twenty-five years of academic research on migration and torture; the field has developed into an increasingly complex one since the first descriptive and epidemiological studies. This Editorial puts forward a conceptual map for helping to understand migration and torture and introduces the collection of papers in this issue of the Torture Journal. 

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Published
2018-08-01
How to Cite
Pérez-Sales, P. (2018). Migration and torture: Building a map of knowledge. Torture Journal, 28(2), 1-14. https://doi.org/10.7146/torture.v28i2.106906