The Politics of Migration and Immigration in Europe
- Andrew Geddes - University of Sheffield, UK
- Peter Scholten - Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands
European Politics (General) | Globalization | Sociology of Migration
Migration and immigration are high on any nation’s agenda but have particular resonance in Europe in light of recent events. The new edition of this book has been fully updated in this respect and explores:
- Immigration policy in individual EU nations
- The treatment of migrants, including immigrant policies
- The development and effects of the Shengen agreement
- The movement towards common EU policies.
It looks specifically at the contexts of Britain, France, Germany, The Netherlands, Sweden, Italy, Spain, Greece and Turkey as well as a examining the changing nature of migration dynamics in central and Eastern Europe.
This book is a significant and timely analysis suitable for students of migration at any level.
This book offers an exceptionally lucid and insightful overview of national European and EU policies on immigration and integration, exploring how the two intersect. It should be required reading for students and scholars of European migration.
Sample Materials & Chapters
Chapter 1 - Analysing the Politics of Migration and Immigration in Europe