Immigrant Inequalities and Ethnic Stratification

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: Booth 42
RC28 Social Stratification (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Lucinda PLATT, University of London, United Kingdom
Family and School Effects in the Explanation of Migrant-Native Differentials in Performance and Educational Expectations in Spain (Oral Presentation)
Amparo GONZÁLEZ-FERRER, Spanish National Research Council, Spain; Yasemin SOYSAL, University of Essex, United Kingdom

Aspirations, Motivations and Immigrant Children's Unexpected Success in Education (Oral Presentation)
Duoduo XU, Hong Kong University , Hong Kong

Neighbourhood Effects on Migrant Youth's Educational Commitments, an Enquiry into Personality Differences (Oral Presentation)
Jaap NIEUWENHUIS, Utrecht University, Netherlands; Pieter HOOIMEIJER, Faculty of Geosciences, Utrecht University, Netherlands; Maarten VAN HAM, Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands; Wim MEEUS, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Utrecht University, Netherlands