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Marriage migration and integration: interrogating assumptions in academic and policy debates

Abstract:

In both policy and academic debates in Britain, as elsewhere in Europe, concern is increasingly expressed over the implications of spousal immigration for ‘integration’. Continued practices of ‘homeland’ transnational marriage within some ethnic minority communities in particular are presented as problematic, and new immigration restrictions likely to affect such groups in particular are justified on the grounds of promoting integration. The evidence base to underpin this concern is, however,...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1177/1468796816677329

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Charsley, K More by this author
Bolognani, M More by this author
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Department:
Oxford, SSD, Anthropology, SAME, Centre on Migration Policy and Society
Publisher:
SAGE Publisher's website
Journal:
Ethnicities Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
4
Pages:
469-490
Publication date:
2016-11-05
Acceptance date:
2016-08-31
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EISSN:
1741-2706
ISSN:
1468-7968
Pubs id:
pubs:642581
URN:
uri:37746186-1164-41f9-9182-54fc824b2656
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uuid:37746186-1164-41f9-9182-54fc824b2656
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pubs:642581

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