Migration, Citizenship, and the European Welfare State: A European Dilemma

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Overview

This book provides a major new examination of the current dilemmas of liberal anti-racist policies in European societies, linking two discourses that are normally quite separate in social science: immigration and ethnic relations research on the one hand, and the political economy of the welfare state on the other. The authors rephrase Gunnar Myrdal's questions in An American Dilemma with reference of Europe's current dual crisis - that of the established welfare state facing a declining capacity to maintain equity, and that of the nation state unable to accommodate incremental ethnic diversity.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780198280521
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Publication date: 9/21/2006
  • Series: European Societies Series
  • Pages: 336
  • Product dimensions: 9.20 (w) x 6.00 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Linkoping University

Linkoping University

Oxford University

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Table of Contents

1 Understanding the dual crisis 1
2 The 'migration crisis' and the genesis of Europe's new diversity 21
3 Migration, citizenship, and the European social model 48
4 Transatlantic convergence or transatlantic split? : elements for a comparative framework 81
5 Britain's 'Neo-American' trajectory 111
6 Germany : immigration and social exclusion in a declining welfare state 137
7 Economic miracle and political limbo : Italy and its 'extracommunitarians' 163
8 'Paradise lost'? : migration and the changing Swedish welfare state 195
9 'Bloody subcontracting' in the network society : migration and post-Fordist restructuring across the European Union 231
10 What creed in Europe? 247
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