626 In and out of place: Participation of transnational migrants in civil society

Saturday, August 4, 2012: 9:00 AM-10:30 AM
OB 307 (Faculty of Economics)

RC31 Sociology of Migration (host committee)

Language: English
Session Organizer:
Mónica IBÁÑEZ-ANGULO, University of Burgos, Spain
Mónica IBÁÑEZ-ANGULO, University of Burgos, Spain
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