The publication of this number was on the UPF News: "Qualitative research on migration studies requires specific ethical considerations beyond the standardized codes. Ricard Zapata-Barrero and Evren Yalaz, GRITIM-UPF researchers, are the authors of an academic paper which analyses the ethical challenges faced today by scholars of migration issues." (also available in Catalan and Spanish)


  • Zapata-Barrero, R. (2018) Place, Diversity and Solidarity. Journal of Intercultural Studies. DOI: 10.1080/07256868.2018.1508008. [download ]





  • Zapata-Barrero, R. (2014)New Multicultural Identities in Europe: Religion and Ethnicity in Secular Societies .  Journal of contemporary Religion. 30(1), 163-167. [download ]
  • Zapata-Barrero, R. & Burchianti, F. (2014) Is Catalonia immune to racism? An analysis of intolerant political discourses of mainstream party representatives (2010-2011).  Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies, 12(4); 401-417. [download ]
  • Zapata-Barrero, R., Gabrielli, L., Sánchez-Montijano, E. & Jaulin, T.  (2013) The political participation of immigrants in host countries: an interpretative framework from the perspective of origin countries and societies. INTERACT Research Report, 1-31.
  • Zapata-Barrero, R. (2014) The limits to shaping diversity as public culture: Permanent festivities in Barcelona.  Cities: The international Journal of Urban Policy and Planning, 37; 66-72.



  • Zapata-Barrero, R.,  Faúndez García, R. & Sánchez-Montijano, E. (2012) Circular Temporary Labour Migration: Reassessing established Public Policies.  International Journal of Population Research Volume 2012(13 pages) DOI:10.1155/2012/498158 
  • Zapata-Barrero, R. & Pécoud, A. (2012)  European Migration Governance: from 'Anything Goes' to the need for an ethical code.  New perspectives on the Ethics of International Migration, Special Issue of American Behavioral Scientist, 56 (9); 1183-1203. online-version
  • Zapata-Barrero, R. (2012) New perspectives on the Ethics of International Migration.  Special Issue of American Behavioral Scientist, 56 (9); 1159-1164   DOI: 10.1177/0002764212443818 (Table of Contents, Introduction)





  • Zapata-Barrero, R. (2008) Perceptions and Realities of Morocco Immigration Flows and Spanish Policies.  Journal of Immigration and Refugee Studies,6 (3);  382-396.
  • Zapata-Barrero, R. (2008) Moroccan Immigrants in Spain: An overview of main topics and normative challenges.  The Magreb Review, 33(1), 35-68.



  • Zapata-Barrero, R. (2006) Immigration, autonomie politique et gestion de l’identité : le cas de la Catalogne.  Outre – Terre,4 (17), 189-209.



  • Zapata-Barrero, R. (2003) The ‘discovery’ of immigration in Spain. The politicization of immigration in the case of El Ejido. Journal of International Migration and Integration,  4, 523-539.
  • Zapata-Barrero, R. (2003) Spanish Challenges and European dilemma: socialising the debate on the integration of immigrants.  Perspectives on European politics and society, 4(2),  243-264.
  • Zapata-Barrero, R. (2003) State-based logic versus EU-based logic towards immigrants: evidences and dilemma.  Asian and Pacific Migration Journal, 11(4), 505-528.