Asian migrants and European labour markets : patterns and processes of immigrant labour market insertion in Europe / edited by Ernst Spaan, Felicitas Hillmann, and Ton van Naerssen.

This is the first collection of papers dealing specifically with the incorporation of Asian immigrants in European labour markets. Featuring an impressive list of contributors from across Europe, it explores the phenomenon of Asian immigration in Europe.

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Other Authors: Spaan, Ernst, Hillmann, Felicitas, Naerssen, A. L. van
Format: eBook
Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 2005.
Series:Routledge research in population and migration ; 7.
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Table of Contents:
  • Landscapes of Asian migrant labour in Europe / Felicitas Hillmann, Ernst Spaan and Ton van Naerssen
  • 'Within the system' : Asian immigration and the European labour market
  • Not all can win prizes : Asians in the British labour market / Giles A. Barrett and David McEvoy
  • Chinese immigration and the (ethnic) labour market in France / Emmanuel Ma Mung
  • On nurses and news vendors : Asian immigrants on the Vienna labour market / Christianne Hintermann and Ursula Reeger
  • Riders on the storm : Vietnamese in Germany's two migration systems / Felicitas Hillmann
  • Labour migration into Poland : the case of the Vietnamese community / Krystyna Iglicka
  • 'Coming in' : specific incorporation trajectories of Asian migrants
  • South Asian women and employment in Britain : diversity and social change / Fauzia Ahmad, Stephen Lissenburgh and Tariq Modood
  • The milky way to labour market insertion : the Sikh 'community' in Lombardy / Maria Josè Compiani and Fabio Quassoli
  • Filipinas in Spain : learning to do domestic labour / Natalia Ribas-Mateos and Laura Oso
  • Filipina women as domestic workers in Paris : a transnational labour market enabling the fulfilment of a life project? / Liane Mozère
  • Self-employment and entrepreneurship among Asian immigrants in Europe
  • Asians on the Norwegian labour market : industrial concentration and self-employment careers / Geir Inge Orderud and Knut Onsager
  • Asian business strategies in the United Kingdom : a qualitative assessment / Monder Ram and Trevor Jones
  • Asian immigrants and entrepreneurs in the Netherlands / Ernst Spaan, Ton van Naerssen and Harry van den Tillaart
  • Chinese immigrant entrepreneurs in Italy : strengths and weaknesses of an ethnic enclave economy / Daniele Cologna
  • Chinese entrepreneurship in Spain : the seeds of Chinatown / Joaquín Beltrán Antolín
  • The working of networking : ethnic networks as social capital among Chinese migrant businesses in Germany / Maggi Leung.