Identity and Migration in Europe: Multidisciplinary Perspectives

This book addresses the impact of migration on the formation and transformation of identity and its continuous negotiations. Its ground is the understanding of identity as a complex social phenomenon resulting from constant negotiations between personal conditions, social relationships, and institut...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: La Barbera, MariaCaterina (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2015, 2015
Edition:1st ed. 2015
Series:International Perspectives on Migration
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Strategies of (Dis)Identification: Chapter 12: When Your CV is “to be a Latina Woman”: Re-articulation of Stereotypes and Re-construction of Identity of Ecuadorian Women Working in the Care Sector: Paloma Moré Corral
  • Chapter 13: Negotiating Identity: How Religion Matters After All for Immigrants and Refugees in Luxemburg: Lucie Waltzer: Section VII Identity and Symbols: Oppositional Self-Representations: Chapter 14: Veiling and Revealing Identity: The Linguistic Representation of the Hijab in the British Press: Ghufran Khir Allah
  • Chapter 15: Narratives of Spanish Muslim Women on the Hijab as a Tool to Assert Identity: Salam Adlbi Sibai
  • Processes of Constructing and Deconstructing Gender Identities in Contemporary Migrations: Roberto Solone Boccardi
  • Section IV Identity and Home: Subjectivities on the Move : Chapter 8: Origins, Journey, and Home: the Issue of Identity in Three Diasporic “African-Indian” Women Writers: Lisa Caputo
  • Chapter 9: The Concept of Mobility in Migration Processes: The Subjectivity of Moving towards a “Better Life”: Inbal Ofer
  • Section V Identity and Membership: Where to Belong :  Chapter 10: An Artistic Journey Through the Experiences of Refugee and Migrant Women in London: Nela Milic
  • Chapter 11: Between Territoriality, Identity, and Politics: The External Vote of Ecuadorians in Madrid: Gabriel Echeverría
  • Lasse Thomassen
  • Chapter 1: Introduction: MariaCaterina La Barbera
  • Section I Identity and Cultural Diversity: Conceptual Entanglements : Chapter 2: Toward a New Lexicon and a Conceptual Grammar to Understand the “Multicultural Issue”: Giovanni Bombelli
  • Chapter 3: Negotiation of Identities and Negotiation of Values in Multicultural Societies: Francesco Viola
  • Section II Identity and Marginalization: Migrants as the Other: Chapter 4: Has Multiculturalism Failed in Europe? Migration Policies, State of Emergency, and Their Impact on Migrants’ Identities in Italy: Lorenzo Ferrante
  • Chapter 5: Intersectional Constructions of (Non-)Belonging in Transnational Context: Biographical Narratives of Muslim Migrant Women in Germany: Anil Al-Rebohlz
  • Section III Identity and Rights: How Law Shapes Identity.: Chapter 6: The Self and the Other in Post-Modern European Societies: Daniele Ruggiu