Book 2011

A Life-Course Perspective on Migration and Integration


ISBN: 978-94-007-1544-8 (Print) 978-94-007-1545-5 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-26

    The Sociological Life Course Approach and Research on Migration and Integration

  3. Chapter

    Pages 27-53

    Immigrants’ Educational Attainment: A Closer Look at the Age-at-Migration Effect

  4. Chapter

    Pages 55-74

    Varying Hurdles for Low-Skilled Youth on the Way to the Labour Market

  5. Chapter

    Pages 75-100

    Individual Resources and Structural Constraints in Immigrants’ Labour Market Integration

  6. Chapter

    Pages 101-119

    Overcoming Barriers. Career Trajectories of Highly Skilled Members of the German Second Generation

  7. Chapter

    Pages 121-142

    Integration Trajectories: A Mixed Method Approach

  8. Chapter

    Pages 143-164

    National Context and Logic of Social Distancing: Children of Immigrants in France and Germany

  9. Chapter

    Pages 165-186

    Paths to Adulthood: A Focus on the Children of Immigrants in the Netherlands

  10. Chapter

    Pages 187-209

    Linked Life-Events. Leaving Parental Home in Turkish Immigrant and Native Families in Germany

  11. Chapter

    Pages 211-238

    Occupational Mobility in the Life Course of Intermarried Ethnic Minorities

  12. Chapter

    Pages 239-258

    The Effect of Ethnic Segregation on the Process of Assimilation

  13. Chapter

    Pages 259-282

    Immigrant Integration, Transnational Activities and the Life Course

  14. Chapter

    Pages 283-297

    Immigrant Settlement and the Life Course: An Exchange of Research Perspectives and Outlook for the Future