Transnational Migration Networks among Ethnic Minorities in the Global Era

Friday, July 18, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: 313+314
RC31 Sociology of Migration (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Kayoko ISHII, Toyoeiwa University, Japan
Moroccan Emigrants, Ethnic Minorities and Development in Morocco: From Marginalization to Driving Force of Social Change (Oral Presentation)
Nina SAHRAOUI, London Metropolitan University, United Kingdom

“Viet Kieu” or Overseas Vietnamese and the Future of Viet Nam: The Case of Viet Kieu Association in Thailand (Oral Presentation)
Bongkot NAPAUMPORN, Women for Peace Foundation, Thailand

Chinese Migrants in the Russian Labor Market Competitors or the Driving Force of Economic Development? (Distributed Paper)
Sergey RYAZANTSEV, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia; Elena PISMENNAYA, Institute of Socio-Political Research of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia