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Educating the Second Generation

Richard Alba and Nancy Foner

in Strangers No More: Immigration and the Challenges of Integration in North America and Western Europe

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161075
eISBN:
9781400865901
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161075.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter focuses on the second-generation immigrants. Second generations emerging from low-status immigrations begin their adult lives with substantial disadvantages—which are manifest in the ... More


Immigrant Children: Treating Children as Children, Regardless of Their Legal Status

Elizabeth M. Frankel

in A New Juvenile Justice System: Total Reform for a Broken System

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479898800
eISBN:
9781479800308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479898800.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter details how immigrant youth in the juvenile justice system are frequently reported to the immigration system, thus compounding their problems. Involvement in the immigration system may ... More


The Partial Eclipse of the SER and the Dynamics of SER‐Centrism in International Labour Regulations

Leah F. Vosko

in Managing the Margins: Gender, Citizenship, and the International Regulation of Precarious Employment

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199574810
eISBN:
9780191722080
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199574810.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy, HRM / IR

This chapter initiates the book's statistical portrait of employment trends in industrialized contexts in the late 20th and early 21st centuries. This portrait illustrates the slow erosion of ... More


The significance of socio-legal status

Hannah Lewis, Peter Dwyer, Stuart Hodkinson, and Louise Waite

in Precarious Lives: Forced labour, exploitation and asylum

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781447306900
eISBN:
9781447311676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306900.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Chapter 4 explores the significance of socio-legal status in structuring the lives of asylum seekers and refugees resident in the UK. It is argued that the limited or non-existent rights to residence ... More


The Rise of National Status

Robert C. McGreevey

in Borderline Citizens: The United States, Puerto Rico, and the Politics of Colonial Migration

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781501716140
eISBN:
9781501716164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501716140.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter explores migrants to the mainland in the years after the U.S. invaded Puerto Rico. Migrants such as Isabel Gonzalez challenged their status as “aliens” and helped establish the new legal ... More


Visible Policing Subjects and Low Visibility Policing: Migration and Race in Australia

Louise Boon-Kuo

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/9780198814887.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter argues that street-based migration policing in Australia is the site of two important dynamics in contemporary practices of racialization. It explores migration policing as a process ... More


‘More than a refugee community organisation’: a study of African migrant associations in Glasgow

Teresa Piacentini (ed.)

in Community Groups in Context: Local Activities and Actions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447327776
eISBN:
9781447327806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447327776.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Organizations

This chapter explores processes of change and development within African migrant, asylum seeker and refugee-led associations in Glasgow from 2004 onwards.In a shift away from social capital as the ... More


Mapping migrants' financial lives in London

Kavita Datta

in Migrants and their money: Surviving financial exclusion

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9781847428431
eISBN:
9781447307549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428431.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Chapter Three provides an overview of the financial practices of migrant men and women drawn from Brazilian, Bulgarian, Polish, Somali and Turkish communities in London. Focusing on formally provided ... More


On Citizenship, Membership, and the Right to Have Rights

Alyshia Gálvez

in Guadalupe in New York: Devotion and the Struggle for Citizenship Rights among Mexican Immigrants

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814732144
eISBN:
9780814733134
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814732144.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Religion

This chapter outlines the theoretical framework that structures this book's analysis and also describes the methodology of the study and demographic characteristics of Mexicans in New York. It ... More


Documenting Sovereignty

Sara L. Friedman

in Exceptional States: Chinese Immigrants and Taiwanese Sovereignty

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520286221
eISBN:
9780520961562
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520286221.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter analyzes how identity and travel documents function as contested symbols of state sovereignty and signifiers of individual and national identity. The chapter outlines the atypical ... More


Social Integration: Building a Family, a Community, and a Life

Rafael Alarcón, Luis Escala, and Olga Odgers

in Making Los Angeles Home: The Integration of Mexican Immigrants in the United States

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520284852
eISBN:
9780520960527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520284852.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter focuses on the social integration of Mexican immigrants. The immigrants interviewed in this study display an intense organizational life through participation in one or more associations ... More


Introduction

Jessica M. Mulligan and Heide Castañeda

in Unequal Coverage: The Experience of Health Care Reform in the United States

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781479897001
eISBN:
9781479834402
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479897001.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

In this chapter, Jessica M. Mulligan and Heide Castañeda provide an overview of the Affordable Care Act focused on the coverage expansions that were at the heart of the law. The authors outline the ... More


Strangers in our Midst: The Construction of Difference through Cultural Appeals in Criminal Justice Litigation

Ana Aliverti

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/9780198814887.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter explores the legal construction of culture and cultural difference in criminal litigation. Drawing on empirical material and reported judgments from English courts, the chapter documents ... More


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