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Author Çaglar, Ayse

Title Migrants and City-Making : Dispossession, Displacement, and Urban Regeneration
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2018


Description 1 online resource (297 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction. Multiscalar City-Making and Emplacement: Processes, Concepts, and Methods; Chapter 1. Introducing Three Cities: Similarities despite Differences; Chapter 2. Welcoming Narratives: Small Migrant Businesses within Multiscalar Restructuring; Chapter 3. They Are Us: Urban Sociabilities within Multiscalar Power; Chapter 4. Social Citizenship of the Dispossessed: Embracing Global Christianity; Chapter 5. "Searching Its Future in Its Past": The Multiscalar Emplacement of Returnees; Conclusion. Time, Space, and Agency; Notes
Summary Ayşe Çağlar and Nina Glick Schiller trace the lived experiences of migrants in three cities struggling to regain their former standing, showing how they live and work in their new cities in ways that require them to negotiate the unequal networks of power that connect their lives to regional, national, and global institutions
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Notes Print version record
Subject Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.
Immigrants -- Turkey -- Mardin
Immigrants -- New Hampshire -- Manchester
City planning -- Turkey -- Mardin
City planning -- New Hampshire -- Manchester
Immigrants -- Germany -- Halle an der Saale
City planning -- Germany -- Halle an der Saale
Urban communities.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
City planning.
Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.
Germany -- Halle an der Saale.
New Hampshire -- Manchester.
Turkey -- Mardin.
Form Electronic book
Author Glick Schiller, Nina
ISBN 9780822372011