Migrant Capital

Networks, Identities and Strategies

  • Louise Ryan
  • Umut Erel
  • Alessio D’Angelo

Part of the Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship book series (MDC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Capitals

  3. Migrants’ Activism and Civic Engagement

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Alessio D’Angelo
      Pages 83-101
    3. Janroj Keles
      Pages 102-116
    4. Barbara Herman, Dirk Jacobs
      Pages 117-132
  4. Embedding and Integrating Networks

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 230-268

About this book


Migrant Capital covers a broad range of case studies and, by bringing together leading and emerging researchers, presents state-of-the-art empirical, theoretical and methodological perspectives on migration, networks, social and cultural capital, exploring the ways in which these bodies of literature can inform and strengthen each other.


Migration social networks social capital cultural capital capital theory social network analysis Diasporas transnationalism migration studies methods gender class ethnicity and race intersectionality capital care communication community Familie Integration Internet migration Nation nationalism organization participation Transnational Valenz

Editors and affiliations

  • Louise Ryan
    • 1
  • Umut Erel
    • 2
  • Alessio D’Angelo
    • 3
  1. 1.Social Policy Research CentreMiddlesex UniversityUK
  2. 2.Open UniversityUK
  3. 3.Middlesex UniversityUK

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