Ideologies and Institutions in Urban France: The Representation of Immigrants

Ideologies and Institutions in Urban France: The Representation of Immigrants

by R D Grillo

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521028233
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 03/31/2006
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 348
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

List of tables, figures, and maps; Acknowledgments; Glossary of abbreviations and acronyms; 1. Introduction; 2. Immigrants in France and in Lyon; 3. Two modes of discourse: immigrés and étrangers; 4. Urban development and the problems of housing: the 'bachelors'; 5. Housing and the 'problems' of immigrant families; 6. North African women and the French social services; 7. In the schools and on the streets; 8. Language; 9. Work; 10. 'The strike is like a school'; 11. The representation of problems and the problem of representation; 12. Conclusion: institutional and ideological structures; Appendix: The French school system; Bibliography; Maps; Index.

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