Are They Acculturating?: Europe’s Immigrants and Gender Egalitarianism

  title={Are They Acculturating?: Europe’s Immigrants and Gender Egalitarianism},
  author={A. Roeder and Antje Peter M{\"u}hlau},
  journal={Social Forces},
  pages={899 - 928}
  • A. Roeder, Antje Peter Mühlau
  • Published 2014
  • Sociology
  • Social Forces
  • Asubstantial share of Europe’s population consists of immigrants and the children of immigrants. Using European Social Survey data, this study examines whether the gender-egalitarian values of immigrants are shaped by the gender relations in their origin country and whether they adapt their values to the standards of their residence country. The analyses show that immigrants originating from countries with very inegalitarian gender relations support gender equality less than members of… CONTINUE READING
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