Cross Border Migrant Organizations in Comparative Perspective

Cross Border Migrant Organizations in Comparative Perspective

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This book analyzes the aims, activities and structures of cross border migrant organizations in four European countries of arrival and seven countries of origin, exploring different patterns of cross-border resource mobilization and coordination.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349345137
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 01/01/2012
Series: Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship
Edition description: 1st ed. 2012
Pages: 324
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

MARTA BIERNATH Research Assistant at Centre of Migration Research and a doctoral student at the Institute of Social Studies, University of Warsaw, Poland
RAMON CID LOPEZ Researcher at the Institute for Studies on Migration at the University of Granada, Spain
AMELIA FRANAS is a translator
NAYRA GARCIA GONZALES PhD candidate at the Department of Social Anthropology at the University of Granada, Spain
DIRK HALM Senior Researcher at the Centre for Studies on Turkey of Duisburg- Essen University, Germany
THOMAS LACROIX CNRS Research Officer at Migrinter, University of Poitiers, France
PATRICIA PIELAGE Research Associate at the Ruhr-University Bochum. Germany
AURORA ALVAREZ VEINGUER Associate Professor of Social Anthropology at the University of Granada, Spain

Table of Contents

List of Tables List of Abbreviations Preface and Acknowledgements Migration, Organisations and Transnational Ties; L.Pries & Z.Sezgin Polish and Turkish Migrant Organizations in Germany; D.Halm , P.Pielage , L.Pries , Z.Sezgin & T.Tuncer-Zengingul Cross-Border Migrant Organizations in Poland; M.Biernath Indian and Polish MOs in the UK; T.Lacroix Moroccan and Ecuadorian MOs in the Spanish State; N.Garcia-Gonzalez , M.Lopez , A.Franas & A.Veinguer CBMOs in Their Organizational and Institutional Environment: A Comparison of Countries and Cases; L.Pries , D.Halm & Z.Sezgin Bibliography Index

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