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The Resource Immigration and conflict in Europe, Rafaela M. Dancygier

Immigration and conflict in Europe, Rafaela M. Dancygier

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Immigration and conflict in Europe
Title
Immigration and conflict in Europe
Statement of responsibility
Rafaela M. Dancygier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Immigration and Conflict in Europe explains why we observe clashes between immigrants and natives and between immigrants and state actors in some locations but not in others; it presents a wealth of qualitative and quantitative materials on immigrant conflict in Great Britain, Germany, and France from the postwar years until the beginning of the twenty-first century"--
  • "Contemporary debates give the impression that the presence of immigrants necessarily spells strife. Yet as Immigration and Conflict in Europe shows, the incidence of conflict involving immigrants and their descendants has varied widely across groups, cities, and countries. The book presents a theory to account for this uneven pattern, explaining why we observe clashes between immigrants and natives in some locations but not in others and why some cities experience confrontations between immigrants and state actors while others are spared from such conflicts. The book addresses how economic conditions interact with electoral incentives to account for immigrant-native and immigrant-state conflict across groups and cities within Great Britain as well as across Germany and France. The author highlights the importance of national immigration regimes and local political economies in shaping immigrants' economic position and political behavior, demonstrating how economic and electoral forces, rather than cultural differences, determine patterns of conflict and calm"--
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DLC
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1977-
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Dancygier, Rafaela M.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JV7590
LC item number
.D36 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in comparative politics
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  • Ethnic conflict
  • Immigrants
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Europe
Label
Immigration and conflict in Europe, Rafaela M. Dancygier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-329) and index
Contents
A theory of immigrant conflict -- Patterns of immigrant conflict in Great Britain -- Dynamics of racist violence -- Immigrant-native conflict in two London boroughs -- Two faces of immigrant conflict in two Midlands cities -- Economic integration, political exclusion, and immigrant conflict in Germany -- Immigration and conflict across countries
Control code
ocn773025158
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 345 p.
Isbn
9780521199070
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010006623
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)773025158
Label
Immigration and conflict in Europe, Rafaela M. Dancygier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-329) and index
Contents
A theory of immigrant conflict -- Patterns of immigrant conflict in Great Britain -- Dynamics of racist violence -- Immigrant-native conflict in two London boroughs -- Two faces of immigrant conflict in two Midlands cities -- Economic integration, political exclusion, and immigrant conflict in Germany -- Immigration and conflict across countries
Control code
ocn773025158
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 345 p.
Isbn
9780521199070
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010006623
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)773025158

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