Remaking Citizenship In Multicultural Europe

Author by : Beatrice Halsaa
Languange : en
Publisher by : Palgrave Macmillan
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Description : This book offers a ground-breaking analysis of how women's movements have been remaking citizenship in multicultural Europe. Presenting the findings of a large scale, multi-disciplinary, cross-national feminist research project, FEMCIT, it develops an expanded, multi-dimensional understanding of citizenship as practice and experience. Remaking Citizenship pays particular attention to processes of racialization and minoritization as they impact upon, and construct, citizenship and women's movements in contemporary Europe. The book develops answers to two vital questions – what difference have women's movements and feminism made to experiences and practices of citizenship, and how can we assess the state of citizenship in contemporary Europe from the perspective of women, particularly minoritized women? This book will be appreciated by scholars and students of citizenship, social movements, race and ethnicity, and feminism and gender theory from a wide range of disciplines, including sociology, social policy, political science, history and anthropology.


Beyond Citizenship

Author by : S. Roseneil
Languange : en
Publisher by : Springer
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Description : Beyond Citizenship? Feminism and the Transformation of Belonging pushes debates about citizenship and feminist politics in new directions, challenging us to think 'beyond citizenship', and to engage in feminist re-theorizations of the experience and politics of belonging.


Paid Migrant Domestic Labour In A Changing Europe

Author by : Berit Gullikstad
Languange : en
Publisher by : Springer
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Description : This book analyses the changing face of work, gender equality and citizenship in Europe. Drawing on in-depth research conducted in nine different countries, it focuses on the discourses, social relations and political processes that surround paid domestic labour. In doing so, it rethinks the vital relationship between this kind of employment, the formal and informal citizenship of migrant workers and their employers, and the cultural and political value of gender equality. Approaching these as fluid, complex and interrelated phenomena that change according to local context, it will appeal to sociologists, political scientists, geographers, anthropologists and gender studies scholars.


European Women S Movements And Body Politics

Author by : J. Outshoorn
Languange : en
Publisher by : Springer
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Description : This book examines how feminist movements have contested the dominant discourses and state politics that have impeded women's autonomy over their bodies since the late 1960s. It deals with two important facets of this struggle, prostitution and the right to abortion, as they relate to the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, Portugal and Sweden.


Social Movements And Sexual Citizenship In Southern Europe

Author by : A. Santos
Languange : en
Publisher by : Springer
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Description : This book explores the relationship between social movements, sexual citizenship and change in Southern Europe. Providing a comparative analysis about LGBT issues in Italy, Spain and Portugal, it discusses how activism can generate legal, political and cultural impact in post-dictatorial, Catholic and EU-focused countries.


Majority Minority Relations In Contemporary Women S Movements

Author by : L. Predelli
Languange : en
Publisher by : Springer
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Description : This book examines contemporary relations between ethnic majority and ethnic minority women's movements in Norway, Spain and the United Kingdom, and women's movements' participation in and influence on public policy that focuses on violence against women.


Remaking Urban Citizenship

Author by : Michael Peter Smith
Languange : en
Publisher by : Transaction Publishers
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Description : Includes bibliographical references and index.


Multiculturalism In North America And Europe

Author by : Wsevolod W. Isajiw
Languange : en
Publisher by : Canadian Scholars Press
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Description : In this path-breaking collection of twenty-five original essays, over two dozen leading European, American, and Canadian academics focus on a variety of research settings and issues confronting contemporary scholars in the area of immigration and ethnicity. studies immigrants, host societies, and the process of changing identities of ethnic groups. It also examines how ethnicity, ethnic identity, and ethnic groups affect the acceptance of modernity as a conceptual reference model and the role that ethnicity plays in the post-modern paradigm. The book provides an overview of the political and social importance of emerging ethnicity, the role of interethnic conflicts, and the politicisation of minority groups.


Asian And Pacific Migration Journal

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Languange : en
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Xenophobia And Islamophobia In Europe

Author by : Raymond Taras
Languange : en
Publisher by : Edinburgh University Press
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Description : This cross-national analysis of Islamophobia looks at these questions in an innovative, even-handed way, steering clear of politically-correct cliches and stereotypes. It cautions that Islamophobia is a serious threat to European values and norms, and mus