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The Resource Poverty among immigrant children in Europe, A.S. Bhalla, Peter McCormick, (electronic book)

Poverty among immigrant children in Europe, A.S. Bhalla, Peter McCormick, (electronic book)

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Poverty among immigrant children in Europe
Title
Poverty among immigrant children in Europe
Statement of responsibility
A.S. Bhalla, Peter McCormick
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The book presents an analysis of empirical data on immigrant child poverty in the context of a controversial debate on the European migration policy, with special reference to Switzerland and France. It presents an alternative approach based on child rights and social justice
Member of
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
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Bhalla, A. S
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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McCORMICK, Peter
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  • Immigrant children
  • Poverty
  • Immigrant families
  • Immigrant children
  • Immigrant families
  • Immigrants
  • Europe, Western
Label
Poverty among immigrant children in Europe, A.S. Bhalla, Peter McCormick, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Tables -- List of Figures -- List of Boxes -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- PART I: CHILD POVERTY AND WELL-BEING -- Poverty, Deprivation and Destitution -- The Notions of Well-being and Ill-being -- A Justice-as-fairness Approach to Poverty -- A Capability Approach -- Children's Rights and Social Justice -- PART II: IMMIGRANT CHILD POVERTY IN EUROPE -- Adult Immigrants and Their Children in Europe -- Poverty Incidence Among Immigrants and Children -- Access to Education and the Labour Market -- The EU Approach to Child Poverty -- Concluding Remarks -- PART III: THE EUROPEAN IMMIGRATION DEBATE -- The Immigration Debate -- Family Reunification -- A Common Immigration Policy for Europe? -- Rights of Immigrants, Duties of States -- PART IV: IMMIGRANT CHILD POVERTY IN SWITZERLAND -- The Magnitude of Immigrant Population -- Residence Status of Foreigners -- Poverty Among Immigrant Children -- Access to Education and Employment -- Access to Health Services Other Indicators -- A Comparative Study of Immigrant Children From Former Yugoslavia, Portugal and Turkey -- Concluding Remarks -- PART V: IMMIGRANT CHILD POVERTY IN FRANCE -- Immigration: Magnitude and Trends -- The Status of Immigrants and Their Children -- Poverty Among Immigrant Children -- Access to Education and Employment -- Access to Health Care -- The Plight of Minor Children -- Roma Children -- Concluding Remarks -- PART VI: HOUSING POOR IMMIGRANT CHILDREN IN FRANCE -- The General Housing Situation -- The Housing Problems of Immigrants and Their Children -- Housing Aid -- Housing of Roma Children -- Concluding Remarks -- PART VII: SWITZERLAND VS. FRANCE: A COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE -- The Immigration Policies -- Income and Non-income Child Poverty -- Social and Political Participation -- Discrimination and Racism -- Well-being of Children -- PART VIII: SOME CONCLUSIONS -- Economic, Legal and Political Status of Immigrant Children -- Social Justice and Immigrant Children -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Extent
248 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230233973
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unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader
Label
Poverty among immigrant children in Europe, A.S. Bhalla, Peter McCormick, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Tables -- List of Figures -- List of Boxes -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- PART I: CHILD POVERTY AND WELL-BEING -- Poverty, Deprivation and Destitution -- The Notions of Well-being and Ill-being -- A Justice-as-fairness Approach to Poverty -- A Capability Approach -- Children's Rights and Social Justice -- PART II: IMMIGRANT CHILD POVERTY IN EUROPE -- Adult Immigrants and Their Children in Europe -- Poverty Incidence Among Immigrants and Children -- Access to Education and the Labour Market -- The EU Approach to Child Poverty -- Concluding Remarks -- PART III: THE EUROPEAN IMMIGRATION DEBATE -- The Immigration Debate -- Family Reunification -- A Common Immigration Policy for Europe? -- Rights of Immigrants, Duties of States -- PART IV: IMMIGRANT CHILD POVERTY IN SWITZERLAND -- The Magnitude of Immigrant Population -- Residence Status of Foreigners -- Poverty Among Immigrant Children -- Access to Education and Employment -- Access to Health Services Other Indicators -- A Comparative Study of Immigrant Children From Former Yugoslavia, Portugal and Turkey -- Concluding Remarks -- PART V: IMMIGRANT CHILD POVERTY IN FRANCE -- Immigration: Magnitude and Trends -- The Status of Immigrants and Their Children -- Poverty Among Immigrant Children -- Access to Education and Employment -- Access to Health Care -- The Plight of Minor Children -- Roma Children -- Concluding Remarks -- PART VI: HOUSING POOR IMMIGRANT CHILDREN IN FRANCE -- The General Housing Situation -- The Housing Problems of Immigrants and Their Children -- Housing Aid -- Housing of Roma Children -- Concluding Remarks -- PART VII: SWITZERLAND VS. FRANCE: A COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE -- The Immigration Policies -- Income and Non-income Child Poverty -- Social and Political Participation -- Discrimination and Racism -- Well-being of Children -- PART VIII: SOME CONCLUSIONS -- Economic, Legal and Political Status of Immigrant Children -- Social Justice and Immigrant Children -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Extent
248 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230233973
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader

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