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Gender, Migration and the Global Race For Talent

Anna Boucher

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719099458
eISBN:
9781526104212
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099458.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

In the global race for skilled immigrants, governments compete for workers. In pursuing such individuals, governments may incidentally discriminate on gender grounds. Existing gendered differences in ... More


Identity, Belonging and Migration

Gerard Delanty, Ruth Wodak, and Paul Jones (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

By investigating the narratives of everyday life, Identity, Belonging and Migration provides some understanding of the many socio-political, historical, discursive and socio-cognitive processes ... More


Consumer Engineers and the Transnational Origins of Consumer Capitalism

Jan L. Logemann

in Engineered to Sell: European Émigrés and the Making of Consumer Capitalism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226660011
eISBN:
9780226660295
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226660295.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The making of consumer capitalism was informed by transnational transfers and transatlantic exchanges in ways that have been largely overlooked by historians. A surprising number of mid 20th-century ... More


Identity, Belonging and Migration: Beyond Constructing ‘Others’

Paul Jones and Michał Krzyżanowski

in Identity, Belonging and Migration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

‘Identity, Belonging and Migration: Beyond Constructing ‘Others’’, written by Paul Jones and Michael Krzyanowksi, addresses similar themes to the chapter that comes before it by seeking to discourage ... More


Non-Place Identity: Britain’s Response to Migration in the Age of Supermodernity

David Ian Hanauer

in Identity, Belonging and Migration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Chapter ten, written by David Ian Hanauer, uses the controversial cultural component of UK ‘citizenship criteria’ – the so-called ‘Britishness test’ – to draw out general themes of migration, ... More


Work and Community Among West African Migrant Workers since the Nineteenth Century

Diane Frost

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780853235231
eISBN:
9781786945402
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853235231.001.0001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Work and Community Among West African Migrant Workers since the Nineteenth Century uncovers a fascinating chapter of British and West African social history by re-telling the forgotten history of the ... More


Pacific Crossing: Californian Gold, Chinese Migration, and the Making of Hong Kong

Elizabeth Sinn

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9789888139712
eISBN:
9789888180172
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139712.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

During the nineteenth century tens of thousands of Chinese men and women crossed the Pacific to work, trade, and settle in California. Drawn initially by the gold rush, they took with them skills and ... More


Introduction: Migration, Discrimination and Belonging in Europe

Gerard Delanty, Paul Jones, and Ruth Wodak

in Identity, Belonging and Migration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This introductory chapter foregrounds the topics of discussion to follow, including studies on societal discourse and racism, the institutional logic of racial discrimination, liberal traditions and ... More


‘Us’ and ‘Them’: Inclusion and Exclusion – Discrimination via Discourse

Ruth Wodak

in Identity, Belonging and Migration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Chapter three, written by Ruth Wodak, applies a critical analysis to right-wing political discourse in order to reveal some of the more general discursive techniques that construct and maintain ... More


On Institutional and Agentic Discrimination: Migrants and National Labour Markets

Helena Flam

in Identity, Belonging and Migration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

‘On Institutional and Agentic Discrimination: Migrants and National Labour Markets’, written by Helena Flam, focuses on the discriminatory processes operative in European labour markets.


Conclusion: Discrimination as a Modern European Legacy

Masoud Kamali

in Identity, Belonging and Migration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.003.0016
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The conclusion of Identity, Belonging and Migration, written by Masoud Kamali, situates discussions of discrimination, belonging and migration in the context of the structural discrimination that the ... More


Colonialism, Migration and a Diaspora in the Making

Diane Frost

in Work and Community Among West African Migrant Workers since the Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780853235231
eISBN:
9781786945402
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853235231.003.0003
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

‘Colonialism, Migration and a Diaspora in the Making’ explores the experience and labour of the Kru within the British shipping industry, and assesses the subsequent merging of their ethnic and ... More


Belonging and European Identity

Bo Stråth

in Identity, Belonging and Migration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter, the first in the ‘Theoretical Perspectives on Belonging’ section outlines a framework within which to understand the processes that have led to narratives of national and European ... More


Competent vs. Incompetent Students: Polarization and Social Closure in Madrid Schools

Luisa Martín Rojo

in Identity, Belonging and Migration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.003.0015
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Chapter four adopts a discursive analytical approach to reveal the language-based assumption that creates hierarchies in education systems. The author, Luisa Martin Rojo, uses a case study of Madrid ... More


Multiculturalization of Societies: The State and Human Rights Issues

Irène Bellier

in Identity, Belonging and Migration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Chapter seven, written by Irène Bellier, addresses the concept of human rights in the context of so-called ‘multicultural societies’, and uses the Roma as an illustrative case study.


Towards a Theory of Structural Discrimination: Cultural, Institutional and Interactional Mechanisms of the ‘European Dilemma’

Tom R. Burns

in Identity, Belonging and Migration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Tom R. Burns’ ‘Towards a Theory of Structural Discrimination: Cultural, Institutional and Interactional Mechanisms of the ‘European Dilemma’’ draws on a wide range of material in order to interrogate ... More


Voices of Migrants: Solidarity and Resistance

Lena Sawyer and Paul Jones

in Identity, Belonging and Migration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.003.0013
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Chapter twelve, written by Lena Sawyer with Paul R. Jones, looks at the various forms of resistance mobilized by migrants experiencing prejudice, discrimination and racism. The chapter places ... More


Transformations of ‘Dutchness’: From Happy Multiculturalism to the Crisis of Dutch Liberalism

Marc de Leeuw and Sonja van Wichelen

in Identity, Belonging and Migration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.003.0014
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Marc de Leeuw and Sonja van Wichelen’s ‘Transformations of ‘Dutchness’: From Happy Multiculturalism to the Crisis of Dutch Liberalism’ provides a discussion of Islamophobia in the Netherlands, ... More


Challenges of belonging

Marianne Holm Pedersen

in Iraqi women in Denmark: Ritual performance and belonging in everyday life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719089589
eISBN:
9781781706930
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089589.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

This chapter introduces the reader to main problem of the book and the ethnographic, analytical and political contexts of the study. The author argues that overlapping trends in fields such as ... More


What Space for Migrant Voices in European Anti-Racism?

Çağla E. Aykaç

in Identity, Belonging and Migration

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781846311185
eISBN:
9781786945310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311185.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Çaǧla E. Aykaç’s ‘What Space for Migrant Voices in European Anti-Racism?’ investigates the development of a critical policy analysis of the European Union.


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