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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


Organizing against Abuse and Exclusion: The Associational Rights of Undocumented Workers

Virginia Mantouvalou

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/9780198714101.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Employment Law

This chapter considers the associational rights of undocumented migrants. It examines the right to organize as both a labour right and a human right and one that is particularly valuable for ... More


Sentencing Policy and Changing Notions of Social Justice

Ralph Henham

in Sentencing Policy and Social Justice

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198718895
eISBN:
9780191789816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198718895.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter considers the importance of reflecting social values in the practice of sentencing. It explores this issue in the context of the sentencing policy of England and Wales during the past ... More


Conclusion: Contentious Spaces of Political Belonging

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/9780231151283.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This concluding chapter reflects on the spatial dimensions of irregular migrants' acts of contestation, for in everyday places, such as the northern suburbs of Los Angeles, there are spaces that ... More


Policing Australia’s Borders: New Terrains of Sovereign Practice

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/9780231151283.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter focuses on the highly restrictive and punitive treatment of asylum seekers adopted in Austrialia in recent years. Why has so much effort gone into border policing in this context? It is ... More


Race, Gender, and Surveillance of Migrant Domestic Workers in Asia

Maggy Lee, Mark Johnson, and Michael McCahill

in Race, Criminal Justice, and Migration Control: Enforcing the Boundaries of Belonging

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198814887
eISBN:
9780191852596
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814887.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter provides a transnational analysis of the ways in which migrant workers are placed at the sharp end of migration control based on gendered and racialized notions of domestic labour. ... More


Introduction

Ralph Henham

in Sentencing Policy and Social Justice

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198718895
eISBN:
9780191789816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198718895.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The Introduction outlines the work’s rationale and scope. Two main propositions are advanced. First, it is argued that the values underpinning sentencing policy should promote social cohesion rather ... More


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