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Author Nohl, Arnd-Michael, author
Title Work in transition : cultural capital and highly skilled migrants' passages into the labour market / Arnd-Michael Nohl, Karin Schittenhelm, Oliver Schmidtke, and Anja Weiss
Imprint Toronto ; Buffalo ; London : University of Toronto Press, 2014
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  331.62 N691 2014    AVAILABLE  -  30500101465949
Descript xii, 344 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Highly skilled migrants : a puzzling socioeconomic reality and a challenge to migrations research -- The relational character of cultural capital in migration -- Multidimensional status passages : migration, labour market inclusion, and private life domains -- Aspects of the multidimensional status passage : phases, migration motives, and cultural capital among foreign-trained migrants in Germany -- Migration control and migrants' agency -- Symbolic struggles over cultural capital : racial discrimination and symbolic exclusion -- Up- and downgrading cultural credit : a cross-country comparison -- Conclusions
Subject Foreign workers
Immigrants -- Employment
Skilled labor
Social mobility
Emigration and immigration -- Economic aspects
Alt Author Schittenhelm, Karin, 1957- author
Schmidtke, Oliver, author
Weiss, Anja, author
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