Theme III.2 Migrant Communities and the Host Practices

Saturday, July 19, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: 311+312
RC21 Regional and Urban Development (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
K.C. HO, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Pakistani Immigrants in Central Brianza's Small Cities (Italy): The Ambivalence of Ethnic and Non-Ethnic Forms of Incorporation into the Catholic Social Knit of an Industrial District (Oral Presentation)
Roberta MARZORATI, University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy; Paola BONIZZONI, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy

The Effects of the Ethnic Business Enterprise on a Local Shopping Mall in the Central Tokyo (Oral Presentation)
Tetsuo MIZUKAMI, College of Sociology, Rikkyo University, Japan; Yuezhong DUAN, Rikkyo Institute for Peace and Community Studies, Japan

Changing Patterns of Immigration, Social Identity and Social Cohesion: Investigating the ‘Diversity Decline' Thesis in Two Cities (Oral Presentation)
Rebecca WICKES, University of Queensland, Australia; John HIPP, University of California Irvine, USA; Robert SAMPSON, Harvard University, USA

“Building a-Where-Ness: Housing Access Strategies of Internationally Protected Individuals” (Oral Presentation)
Giulia BORRI, BGSS/ Humboldt Universität Berlin, Germany