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Title: Icke-medborgarskapets urbana geografi
Authors: Holgersson, Helena
Issue Date: 28-Apr-2011
University: Göteborgs universitet. Samhällsvetenskapliga fakulteten
University of Gothenburg. Faculty of Social Science
Institution: Department of Sociology ; Sociologiska institutionen
Date of Defence: 2011-05-20
Disputation: 13:15, Hörsal Sappören, Sprängkullsgatan 25
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: non-citizens
asylum seekers
the post-industrial city
city branding
the social democratic welfare regime
mental maps
Abstract: The object of investigation in this dissertation is the living conditions of refused asylum seekers in Sweden. More specifically, it is an ethnographic study of how a group of people organize their lives in Gothenburg under the threat of deportation. In Sweden these people are often referred to as “hidden refugees”, “without papers” or “illegal immigrants”, but since this study analyzes these terms the informants are described as deportables. The research questions evolve around both what consti... more
ISBN: 978-91-86133-23-8
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