Fragmenting citizenship: dynamics of cooperation and conflict in France's immigrant rights movement

@article{Nicholls2013FragmentingCD,
  title={Fragmenting citizenship: dynamics of cooperation and conflict in France's immigrant rights movement},
  author={Walter J. Nicholls},
  journal={Ethnic and Racial Studies},
  year={2013},
  volume={36},
  pages={611 - 631}
}
  • W. Nicholls
  • Published 2013
  • Sociology
  • Ethnic and Racial Studies
Abstract This paper examines the contradictory relational dynamics of immigrant rights movement through a close examination of the French case during the 1990s. Through this movement, we find a network made up of different groups of immigrants and well-established rights organizations. As the movement intensified over the months, powerful cleavages developed between groups of undocumented immigrants (e.g. families, single men, etc.) and between certain immigrants and rights organizations. The… Expand
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