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New Mobilities in Europe : Polish Migration to Ireland Post-2004.

Author/Creator:
Krings, Torben.
Publication:
Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (172 pages)
Subjects:
Foreign workers, Polish -- Ireland.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
This book examines Polish migration to Ireland in the context of 'new mobilities in Europe'. It includes detailed accounts of the working lives of a group of mainly skilled Polish migrants in Dublin, and traces their careers and aspirations as Ireland moved from 'boom to bust'.
Contents:
New mobilities in Europe: Polish migration to Ireland post-2004
Half Title Page
Title Page
Copyright
Contents
Figures and tables
Contributors
Preface and acknowledgements
Introduction
1. New mobilities in Europe today
2. Researching migration: a Qualitative Panel Study and workplace studies
3. From 'boom to bust': Polish migrants in the Irish labour market
4. Routes into employment: migrant aspirations and employer strategies
5. Employment conditions and the culture of work
6. 'Boundaryless careers': mobility across organisations and nations
7. Worklife connections: technologies of mobility and transnational lives
8. Looking back: worklife pathways in a boom-to-bust economy
Conclusion: new mobilities in the new Europe
Appendices
Bibliography
Index.
Notes:
Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.
Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Moriarty, Elaine.
Wickham, James.
Bobek, Alicja.
Salamonska, Justyna.
Other format:
Print version: Krings, Torben New Mobilities in Europe
ISBN:
9781526111579
9780719088094
OCLC:
960165345
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