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'Turks' in London: shades of invisibility and the shifting relevance of policy in the migration process

  title={'Turks' in London: shades of invisibility and the shifting relevance of policy in the migration process},
  author={Russell King and M. Thomson and Y. Keles},
  • Russell King, M. Thomson, Y. Keles
  • Published 2008
  • Geography
  • This paper reports the results of a pilot study into 'Turkish' Migrants in London. Drawing on notions of 'superdiversity', 'invisibility' and 'nodal points' (where migrants' actions intersect with policy), the account first maps out the three main constituent groups under study: Turkish Cypriots, 'mainland' Turks, and Kurds from Turkey. The main analytical part of the paper consists of an examination of the migration process of the three groups to London, built around the experiences of a small… CONTINUE READING
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