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Sociology of Migration, Research Network 35, European Sociological Association, Geneva, September 7-10, 2011


The newly established Research Network 35 "Sociology of Migration"
within the European Sociological Association invites papers to be
presented during the 10th bi-annual ESA Conference to take place
in Geneva, September 7-10, 2011.

The Research Network �Sociology of Migration� provides a
platform for all scholars who are dealing with questions of
immigration and emigration, integration and diversity within
Europe. The RN wants to offer a platform to further the
theoretical and methodological understanding of migration
processes and their impacts on societies. Comparative European
research, integration of different methodologies and
inter-disciplinarity are three major pillars on which the RN is
You are cordially invited to submit an abstract for one of the
following eight sessions:
1. Global governance of migration and global social inequalities
(chairs: Catherine de Wenden, Christoph Reinprecht)

2. European immigration between needs and fears
(chair: Joaquín Arango)

3. Migration and shifting boundaries of belonging
(chair: Ludger Pries)

4. Institutional sorting and immigrant integration
(chair: Andreas Wimmer)

5. Diasporic Cosmopolitanism: Rethinking Migration, Cities, and
(chairs: Nina Glick Schiller and Encarnación Gutiérrez Rodríguez)

6. Gendering migration in times of crisis
(chair: Mirjana Morokvasic)

7. Inclusion and exclusion of young adult immigrants in Europe
(chair: Katrine Fangen)

8. New Facets of Intra-European Migration
(chair: Roland Verwiebe)

The detailed session descriptions can be found here:
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Please submit your abstract before February 25th, 2011 via the
ESA online system only at

There will be two types of papers accepted (oral and distributed
papers). Decisions on acceptance of abstracts will be communicated
until April 6th, 2011.

In order to promote a high quality of the discussions, all accepted
papers have to be submitted via email (

until July 30th, 2011 to be circulated to the session organisers.

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