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Author Duda-Mikulin, Eva A., author

Title EU migrant workers, Brexit and precarity : Polish women's perspectives from inside the UK / Eva A. Duda-Mikulin
Published Bristol, Policy Press, 2019
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Description 1 online resource (1 volume)
Series Shorts research
Policy Press shorts. Research.
Contents Intro; EU MIGRANT WORKERS, BREXITAND PRECARITY; Contents; List of tables; Abbreviations; Definitions; Notes on the author; Acknowledgements; Prologue1; Brexit and I; 1. Introduction and context; Neoliberalism and neopopulism as an important context; International migration as an inevitable part of globalisation; Women migrants and migration as a gendered experience; Lost in translation: the links between 'migrant', 'refugee' and 'mobile person'; Structure of the book; 2. Polish migration to the UK; Polish post accession migration to the UK; EU migrants' rights
3. The British paid labour market1(Reliance on) Migrant labour; Predictions for future outside of the EU; 4. Brexit -- the UK's exit from the European Union; Context matters: the rise of distrust and disillusion; Brief history of the EU; The referendum on the UK's membership in the EU; Brexit through the eyes of the 'bargaining chips'; 5. Precarious lives post Brexit vote; Fashioning of precarious workers1; Precarity and migration -- are they synonyms?; Women migrants; Post-Brexit-vote precarity; 6. Conclusion and policy implications; Prologue; one; two; three; four; five; References; Appendix
Summary How has the Brexit vote affected EU migrants to the UK? This book presents a female Polish perspective, using findings from research carried out with economic migrants from Poland interviewed before and after the Brexit vote
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject European Union -- Great Britain.
Immigrants -- Great Britain -- Attitudes.
Immigrants -- Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Polish people -- Great Britain -- Attitudes.
Polish people -- Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- European Union countries.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1447351630 (electronic bk.)
9781447351634 (electronic bk.)