By Allen White,Fina Carpena-Méndez,Caitríona, Dr Ní Laoire,Naomi, Dr Tyrrell

Childhood and Migration in Europe explores the under-researched and sometimes misunderstood worlds of migrant young ones and children, drawing on broad empirical examine with youngsters and kids from assorted migrant backgrounds dwelling in a swiftly altering ecu society. via in-depth exploration and research of the stories of kids who moved to eire within the first decade of the twenty first century, it addresses the tendency of migration learn and coverage to miss the presence of youngsters in migratory flows.

Challenging dominant adult-centric views on modern worldwide migration flows and featuring understandings of the lives of migrant childrens and youth from their very own reports, this e-book offers an in depth exploration of kid's lives in 4 varied migrant populations in eire. With a distinct comparative standpoint, adolescence and Migration in Europe advances upon present conceptualisations of migration and integration by way of interrogating accredited perspectives of migrant kids and concentrating on kid's personal voices and studies. It demanding situations the present assimilationist discourses underlying a lot current examine and coverage, which frequently build migrant kids as poor in several methods and short of 'being integrated'.

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