Migration Letters

Migration Letters

Migration Letters  is an international leading scholarly journal for researchers, students, scholars who investigate human migration as well as practitioners and quick dissemination of research in the field through its letter type format enabling concise sharing of short accounts of research, debates, case studies, book reviews and viewpoints in this multidisciplinary field of social sciences.

Migration Letters is indexed and abstracted in International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS), EBSCO Electronic Journals Service (EJS), ProQuest Sociology, ProQuest Social Sciences, SCOPUS, Index Copernicus, and Research Papers in Economics (RePEc), Cabell's Directory of Psychology & Psychiatry; Cabell's Directory of Educational Curriculum & Methods


Vol 14, No 1 (2017): Transnational Migrant Families: Navigating Marriage, Generation, and Gender in Multiple Spheres

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Special issue guest edited by Mulki Al-Sharmani, Marja Tiilikainen and Sanna Mustasaari.

Table of Contents


Transnational migrant families: navigating marriage, generation and gender in multiple spheres PDF
Mulki Al-Sharmani, Marja Tiilikainen, Sanna Mustasaari 1-10

Special Issue Articles

Marriage conclusion in Belgian Muslim families: Navigating transnational social spaces of normativity PDF
Kim Lecoyer 11-24
Ruling on belonging: transnational marriages in Nordic immigration laws PDF
Sanna Mustasaari 25-37
Marriage and transnational family life among Somali migrants in Finland PDF
Mulki M Al-Sharmani, Abdirashid A Ismail 38-49
Twice as many helpers: Unpacking the connection between marriage migration and older labour immigrants’ access to family support PDF
Anika Liversage 50-62
‘Whenever mom hands over the phone, then we talk’: Transnational ties to the country of descent among Canadian Somali youth PDF
Marja Tiilikainen 63-74
1.5-generation immigrant adolescents’ autonomy negotiations in transnational family contexts PDF
Elina Turjanmaa, Anne Alitolppa-Niitamo, Inga Jasinskaja-Lahti 75-87
Transnationalism, social capital and gender – young Pakistani Muslim women in Bradford, UK PDF
Gurchathen S Sanghera, Suruchi Thapar-Bjorkert 88-100
Searching for ‘success’: generation, gender and onward migration in the Iranian diaspora PDF
Melissa Kelly 101-112


A new era for labour migration in the GCC? PDF
Philip L. Martin, Froilan Malit 113-126
Turkey’s refugees, Syrians and refugees from Turkey: a country of insecurity PDF
Ibrahim Sirkeci 127-144
News discourse and ideology: critical analysis of Copenhagen gang wars’ online news PDF
Pınar Yazgan, Deniz Eroğlu Utku 145-160
Election of Donald Trump and Migration PDF
Philip L. Martin 161-171

Book Reviews

Book reviews PDF

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