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The European Second Generation Compared : Does the Integration Context Matter?

Maurice Crul editor.; Frans Lelie editor.; Jens Schneider editor. 2013

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  • Title:
    The European Second Generation Compared : Does the Integration Context Matter?
  • Author: Maurice Crul editor.; Frans Lelie editor.; Jens Schneider editor.
  • Subjects: Sociology -- Europe; Europe -- Social conditions; Electronic books
  • Description: Frontmatter -- Table of contents -- Acknowledgements -- 1. Introduction / Crul, Maurice / Schneider, Jens / Lelie, Frans -- 2. Comparative integration context theory Participation and belonging in diverse European cities / Schneider, Jens / Crul, Maurice -- 3. Research methodology / Groenewold, George / Phillips, Laurence Lessard- -- 4. The TIES respondents and their parents Background socio-demographic characteristics / Phillips, Laurence Lessard- / Ross, Christopher -- 5 School careers of second-generation youth in Europe. Which education systems provide the best chances for success? / Crul, Maurice / Schnell, Philipp / Punzenberger, Barbara Herzog- / Wilmes, Maren / Slootman, Marieke / Gómez, Rosa Aparicio -- 6. Assessing the labour market position and its determinants for the second generation / Phillips, Laurence Lessard- / Fibbi, Rosita / Wanner, Philippe -- 7. Union formation and partner choice / Hamel, Christelle / Huschek, Doreen / Milewski, Nadja / Valk, Helga de -- 8. Identities Urban belonging and intercultural relations / Schneider, Jens / Fokkema, Tineke / Matias, Raquel / Stojčić, Snežana / Ugrina, Dušan / Larrucea, Constanza Vera- -- 9. Ways of 'being Muslim' Religious identities of second-generation Turks / Phalet, Karen / Fleischmann, Fenella / Stojčić, Snežana -- 10. Conclusions and implications The integration context matters / Crul, Maurice / Schneider, Jens -- List of contributors
    One of the foremost challenges for contemporary Europe is the integration of new immigrants and their children. The second generation constitutes a rapidly growing and highly visible group of metropolitan youth that faces the dilemma of navigating their ethnic identities in a world that puts a premium on assimilation. This volume examines the lives of the second generation in fifteen European cities, from their educational background to their professional lives to their own cultural and religious identities "This book is both theoretically and empirically important, as no other work has been able to compare these second-generation groups along key indices of integration in so many European countries."-Miri Song, University of Kent
  • Publisher: Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press
  • Creation Date: 2013
  • Format: 1 online resource (437 pages) : illustrations..
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN1-283-69840-4;ISBN90-485-1692-7
  • OCLC Number: 818867325
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