Social Transformation and Migration

National and Local Experiences in South Korea, Turkey, Mexico and Australia

  • Stephen Castles
  • Derya Ozkul
  • Magdalena Arias Cubas

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction

  3. Methodological Challenges

  4. Case-study Insights: South Korea

  5. Case-study Insights: Turkey

  6. Case-study Insights: Mexico

  7. Case-study Insights: Australia

  8. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 299-299
    2. Magdalena Arias Cubas, Derya Ozkul, Stephen Castles
      Pages 301-312
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 313-325

About this book


This book examines theories and specific experiences of international migration and social transformation, with special reference to the effects of neo-liberal globalization on four societies with vastly different historical and cultural characteristics: South Korea, Australia, Turkey and Mexico.


Migration social transformation Australia South Korea Turkey Mexico neoliberalism globalization Asia Latin America Europe Generation methodology migration mobility Nation nationalism social theory transformation Transnational

Editors and affiliations

  • Stephen Castles
    • 1
  • Derya Ozkul
    • 1
  • Magdalena Arias Cubas
    • 1
  1. 1.University of SydneyAustralia

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