Social Capital, Integration, Institutions and Care
Edited By Krystyna Slany, Magdalena Slusarczyk, Paula Pustulka and Eugene Guribye
This book provides timely insights into the lives of Polish migrants who have been settling in Norway with their partners and children, especially over the last decade. It brings together Polish and Norwegian scholars who shed light on the key areas of migrant family practices in the transnational space. The contributors critically assess social capital of those living mobile lives, discuss the role of institutions, as well as engage with the broad problematics of caring – both with regard to migrant children raised in Norway, and the elderly kin members left behind in Poland. Further, the authors tackle the question of the possibilities and constrains of integration, pointing to several areas of policy implications of transnationalism for both Poland and Norway.
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This publication was financially supported by the Jagiellonian University in Kraków and by Norwegian Funds as part of the Polish-Norwegian Research Cooperation programme implemented by the National Centre for Research and Development on the basis of contract no. Pol-Nor/197995/4/2913 (project "Doing Family in a Transnational Context: Demographic choices, welfare adaptations, school integration and the everyday life of Polish families living in Polish-Norwegian transnationality" - TRANSFAM).
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