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Political motivations for intra-European migration
(Nordic Sociological Association, Sage Publications, 2016-08-07)
Motivations for migrating within the European Union have mainly been attributed to economic, career and lifestyle choices. This article suggests that political dissatisfaction is also an important motivator of recent ...
Globalizing Sociology: An Introduction
Unge voksne som verken er i arbeid eller utdanning : en registerbasert studie, 1993-2009
This study examines whether the risk of young adults not being in employment, education or training (NEET) has increased over the past two decades. Second, taking social background into account the study investigates ...
Power, resistance and development in the global south: notes towards a critical research agenda
This article engages with radical critiques of the Eurocentric grammar of development discourses. I start from a position of considerable sympathy with their appreciation of the discursive dimensions of power that attach ...
Staying Cool, Looking Good, Moving Around: Consumption, Sustainability and the ‘Rise of the South’
(Taylor & Francis, 2016)
The nature of global development has changed substantially over the past three decades in step with the intensified globalisation of capitalism and its imperatives of growth and expanding consumption. Most significant is ...