Migration-trustnetworks: Unveiling the social networks ofinternational migration

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After applying the conceptoftrustnetworks to differenttypes ofnetworks in Trustand Rule (Tilly 2005), Charles Tilly applied the conceptoftrustnetworks to the fi eld ofinternational migration in his article “TrustNetworks in Transnational Migration,” where he states, “TrustNetworks, then, consistoframifi ed interpersonal connections, consisting mainly ofstrong ties, within which people setvalued, consequential, long-term resources and enterprises atrisk to the malfeasance, mistakes, or failures ofothers” (Tilly 2007:7).

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationImmigration and Categorical Inequality
Subtitle of host publicationMigration to the City and the Birth of Race and Ethnicity
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)9781351585910
ISBN (Print)9781138107175
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017


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