Université de Neuchâtel

Cities, Migrant Incorporation, and Ethnicity: A Network Perspective on Boundary Work

Dahinden, Janine

In: Journal of International Migration and Integration, 2013, vol. 14, no. 1, p. 39-60

n this article, I am interested in the different types of boundaries emerging in a city characterized by a highly diverse population. The analysis of the personal social networks of 250 inhabitants of a small Swiss City—different types of migrants as well as non-migrants—supplemented by data from qualitative interviews brings to light the important categories for the creation of boundaries...

Université de Neuchâtel

Cities, migrant incorporation and ethnicity : A network perspective on boundary work

Dahinden, Janine

(Working Papers MAPS ; 5)

In this article, I am interested in the different types of boundaries emerging in a city that is characterized by a highly diverse population. The analysis of the personal social networks of 250 inhabitants of a small Swiss city – different types of migrants as well as non-migrants – supplemented by data from qualitative interviews, brings to light the relevant factors for the network...

Université de Neuchâtel

Le genre dans la structuration du processus migratoire : le cas d'une population rurale roumaine à Rome

Vlase, Ionela ; Suter, Christian (Dir.)

Thèse de doctorat : Université de Neuchâtel, 2008 ; Th. 2056.

L’objectif de ce travail est d’explorer, d’une part, comment la migration est influencée par le genre, à savoir le système de croyances selon lequel les sociétés attribuent des rôles, statuts et attributs psychologiques différents aux femmes et aux hommes et, d’autre part, comment le rapport de pouvoir hommes-femmes change en migration ou après la migration. Afin d’illustrer...