TITLE

"HOME" FOR NOW OR "HOME" FOR GOOD? East European Migrants' Experience of Accommodation in London

AUTHOR(S)
PARUTIS, VIOLETTA
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Home Cultures;Nov2011, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p265
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an examination into the social dynamics of Eastern European migrants in London, England with regard to housing accommodation. The author draws on interviews with Lithuanian and Lithuanian migrants to showcase their active strategies of searching and utilizing the English housing market to find the most beneficial arrangement despite their limited means. Attention is then given to the social philosophical aspects of crafting a home within the circumstances of temporary accommodation.
ACCESSION #
67151883

 

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