• Publications
  • Influence
The Policy Challenge of Ethnic Diversity: Immigrant Politics in France and Switzerland.
World War II was over, Western Europe was rebuilding, and labourers were in short supply. The masses of foreign workers recruited to fill the gap presented, or so it seemed to their host countries, aExpand
  • 128
  • 3
Comparing Responses to Ethnic Segregation in Urban Europe
Urban ethnic segregation varies across and within European countries. Segregation is decried by many scholars and policy-makers, accepted by others and ignored by some. A most-similar-case comparisonExpand
  • 35
  • 3
A Macro-Level Analysis of the Scope, Causes, and Consequences of Homophobia in Africa
  • P. Ireland
  • Sociology, Political Science
  • African Studies Review
  • 22 February 2011
Abstract: Although Africa has gained a reputation as one of the world’s most homophobic areas, there are cross-national differences in the extent and intensity of antigay laws. This article assessesExpand
  • 30
  • 2
Becoming Europe: Immigration Integration And The Welfare State
Across Europe, millions of immigrants, refugees, and asylum-seekers have often had difficulties fitting into their new societies. Most analysts have laid the blame on a clash of cultures. BecomingExpand
  • 61
  • 2
The limits of sending-state power: The Philippines, Sri Lanka, and female migrant domestic workers
Sending states have taken various measures to protect their female nationals serving abroad as domestics. A most-similar case comparison is constructed between the Sri Lankan and Philippine states’Expand
  • 5
  • 1
Female Migrant Domestic Workers in Southern Europe and the Levant: Towards an Expanded Mediterranean Model?
This paper examines the global and structural forces facilitating the movement of female migrant domestic workers (FMDWs) from developing regions to southern Europe and the Levant. At theExpand
  • 13
Race, Immigration and the Politics of Hate
A 9 May 1991 headline in the Parisian daily Liberation summed up a turbulent decade for France’s immigrants and immigration policy since the election of Francois Mitterrand to the presidency of theExpand
  • 1
Irish Protestant migration and politics in the USA, Canada, and Australia: a debated legacy
In the USA, the rediscovery and celebration of Irish Protestant ancestry has extended in recent years to arguments by some scholars, political journalists, and politicians that there exists today anExpand
  • 8
Tales of the Cities: Local-Level Approaches to Migrant Integration in Europe, the U.S., and Canada
This is a state-of-the-art report on local-level migrant integration in Europe and North America.
  • 2