The section "Migration and Ethnic Minorities" offers a forum for sociologists and those working in related social sciences who are concerned with the causes, processes and effects of migration movements and the field of ethnic minorities. The focus is on Germany, as well as other states or communities of states, within our globalized world.

Our website informs you about:

  • current events and publications of the section and its members
  • the members and the membership of the section
  • the Executive Committee of the Section
  • the profile and activities of the Section
  • networking within the German Sociological Association (GSA)
  • current events and publications
  • research projects, research networks and databases
  • institutions and organizations
  • study programs in the field of migration research.

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If you would like to submit materials for the newsletter, please send them to sektionmuem(at)gmx.de. Questions or comments about the website and the newsletter can be directed to Dr. Catharina Peeck-Ho.

Questions, suggestions, criticism and comments on the work of the section are always welcome, and can be sent directly to the spokesperson:

Dr. Elifcan Karacan