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Introduction: Perspectives on Cultural Integration of Immigrants

Yann Algan, Alberto Bisin, and Thierry Verdier

in Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660094
eISBN:
9780191748936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660094.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

This introduction, building on the recent economics of cultural transmission, introduces the main conceptual issues which are of relevance to the study of the cultural integration patterns of ... More


Participation and Culture

Sabina Alkire

in Valuing Freedoms: Sen's Capability Approach and Poverty Reduction

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199245796
eISBN:
9780191600838
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199245797.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Each of the four chapters of Part I of the book synthesizes one aspect that must be specified in the operationalization of the capability approach, then proposes a framework for doing so. This fourth ... More


Cultural Integration in France

Yann Algan, Camilla Landais, and Claudia Senik

in Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660094
eISBN:
9780191748936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660094.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

The French Republican model appears as a polar case among the different cultural integration models. Dating back to the French Revolution and the Third Republic, France has a long secular tradition ... More


Dubai, the City as Corporation

Ahmed Kanna

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816656301
eISBN:
9781452946122
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816656301.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Somewhere in the course of the late twentieth century, Dubai became more than itself. The city was, suddenly, a postmodern urban spectacle rising from the desert—precisely the glittering global ... More


The Vanished Village: Nostalgic and Nationalist Critiques of the New Dubai

Ahmed Kanna

in Dubai, the City as Corporation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816656301
eISBN:
9781452946122
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816656301.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter explores the family-state’s construction of modernity as appropriated and reproduced by everyday Emiratis. The narratives and symbolisms created within the scope of modernity as defined ... More


Those Harem Nights

Murat Iyigun

in War, Peace, and Prosperity in the Name of God: The Ottoman Role in Europe's Socioeconomic Evolution

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780226388434
eISBN:
9780226232287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226232287.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Chapter 7 exploits the Ottomans’ unique imperial history to examine the influence of state ideologies versus that of ethno-religious ties in perpetuating or diverting conflicts and war. Ottoman ... More


Meanwhile, in the Orient …

Murat Iyigun

in War, Peace, and Prosperity in the Name of God: The Ottoman Role in Europe's Socioeconomic Evolution

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780226388434
eISBN:
9780226232287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226232287.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Chapter 11 then turns to how religious identity and rivalry affected developments in the Middle East from a comparative perspective. As the chapter documents, while religious pluralism within ... More


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