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Immigration and Integration

Mark Bell

in Racism and Equality in the European Union

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199297849
eISBN:
9780191711565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297849.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter examines EU law and policy in the field of immigration and considers the extent to which it reflects the objectives of combating racism and promoting ethnic equality. It begins with an ... More


From City to Citizen: Modes of Belonging in the United States

Anne McNevin

in Contesting Citizenship: Irregular Migrants and New Frontiers of the Political

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231151283
eISBN:
9780231522243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231151283.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter turns to the United States and reflects, in particular, on the mass mobilization of irregular migrants in 2006 when millions of people took to the streets in cities across the country, ... More


Irregular Migrants and New Frontiers of the Political

Anne McNevin

in Contesting Citizenship: Irregular Migrants and New Frontiers of the Political

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231151283
eISBN:
9780231522243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231151283.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter establishes the theoretical groundwork for the book as a whole. It asks who irregular migrants are and why this particular designation of status has so much to reveal about contemporary ... More


Irregular Migrant Labour, Trade Unions, and Civil Society Organizations in Turkey

Seyhan Erdoğdu and Nazlı Şenses

in Migration, Precarity, and Global Governance: Challenges and Opportunities for Labour

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780198728863
eISBN:
9780191795824
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728863.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Turkey is an emerging migrant receiving country with no more than a decade of trade union experience of meeting, mostly undocumented, immigrant workers, because until recently it was itself a high ... More


The Globalizing State: Remaking Sovereignty and Citizenship

Anne McNevin

in Contesting Citizenship: Irregular Migrants and New Frontiers of the Political

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231151283
eISBN:
9780231522243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231151283.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Neoliberalism can be understood both as an ideology driving certain kinds of policy practice and, in Foucauldian terms, as a rationality of governance that inhabits the logic of government and the ... More


Reestablishing Internal Borders of the Nation: Creatively Repressive State Strategies

Christine B. N. Chin

in Cosmopolitan Sex Workers: Women and Migration in a Global City

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199890910
eISBN:
9780199345489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199890910.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

Chapter Three discusses state efforts to manage the population of regular and irregular transnational migrants. The state pursues two unique strategies, respectively based on neoliberal tenets of ... More


The Right of Irregular Immigrants to Back Pay: The Spectrum of Protection in International, Regional, and National Legal Systems

Elaine Dewhurst

in Migrants at Work: Immigration and Vulnerability in Labour Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198714101
eISBN:
9780191782657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714101.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Employment Law

This chapter provides a wide-ranging survey of the right to back pay of irregular migrants by examining international, regional, and diverse national systems. It analyses various human rights ... More


Introduction

Anne McNevin

in Contesting Citizenship: Irregular Migrants and New Frontiers of the Political

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231151283
eISBN:
9780231522243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231151283.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the book's main themes. This book examines how citizenship is constructed, policed, and contested in relation to irregular migration. It argues that ... More


Contesting Citizenship: Irregular Migrants and New Frontiers of the Political

Anne McNevin

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231151283
eISBN:
9780231522243
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231151283.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book investigates the role of irregular migrants in the transformation of citizenship, and argues that irregular status is an immanent (rather than aberrant) condition of global capitalism, one ... More


Acts of Contestation: The Sans-Papiers of France

Anne McNevin

in Contesting Citizenship: Irregular Migrants and New Frontiers of the Political

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231151283
eISBN:
9780231522243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231151283.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

On March 18, 1996, some 324 irregular migrants occupied the Church of Saint-Ambroise in Paris, calling themselves the Sans-Papiers (literally “Without Papers”). Some of the Sans-Papiers were asylum ... More


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