Cross-Border Migration among Latin Americans: European Perspectives and Beyond

Cross-Border Migration among Latin Americans: European Perspectives and Beyond

by C. McIlwaine
     
 

This book aims to address this neglect in the European context with concentration on the UK case. Conceptually, it explores the meanings of diaspora and whether this is an appropriate concept to refer to Latin American migration to Europe in particular  See more details below

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This book aims to address this neglect in the European context with concentration on the UK case. Conceptually, it explores the meanings of diaspora and whether this is an appropriate concept to refer to Latin American migration to Europe in particular

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230108387
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
12/06/2011
Series:
Studies of the Americas Series
Edition description:
2011
Pages:
262
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

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Meet the Author

Cathy McIlwaine is a Reader in Human Geography at Queen Mary, University of London, where she has worked since 1995.Prior to that, she received her PhD from the London School of Economics and subsequently held a lectureship there.McIlwaine’s research has focused on the uneven geographies of development in relation to poverty, gender, and urban violence, as well as the nature of North-South linkages through international migration. She has most recently focused on low-paid migrant labor in London and the Latin American community in the city. McIlwaine has published eight books, the most recent being Geographies of Development (with Sylvia Chant, 2009) and Global Cities at Work (with Jane Wills, Kavita Datta, Yara Evans, Jo Herbert and Jon May, 2010).

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