ELITES - Special Issue Ethnic and Racial Sudies

The upcoming new elite among children of immigrants: a cross-country and cross-sector comparison. Edited by Maurice Crul & Elif Keskiner. Read the articles here.

New Diversities

Special issue of New Diversities 2014/1 now online.
Guest Editors: Jens Schneider (University of Osnabrück) and Maurice Crul (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
We think that this special issue will make a powerful contribution to current scholarly debates on migration and diversities!


Read our book Super-diversity/Superdiversiteit/Super-diversité (Crul et al 2013) in English, Dutch or French following this link

Maurice Crul: Wereldstad Amsterdam

Superdiversiteit, een nieuwe visie op het Amsterdam van hoogleraar Maurice Crul waarin autochtone inwoners sinds kort de nieuwe minderheid vormen.

"Marokkaanse vrouwen zijn nu in de stad Amsterdam de groep met de langste woongeschiedenis."

Oratie Maurice Crul

Op vrijdag 22 maart hield Maurice Crul zijn inaugurele rede als hoogleraar onderwijs en diversiteit op de Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. De titel van zijn oratie is: ‘Superdiversiteit: een nieuwe visie op integratie’.


Special Issue Proposal on "Family involvement and educational success" accepted

In July 2013, the Journal Comparative Migration Studies  (CMS) accepted our Special Issue Proposal on "Family involvement and educational success of the children of immigrants" (Editors: R. Fibbi, M. Crul & P. Schnell).

The special issue will contain 7 contributions in total, out of which 3 papers include members of the Swiss 'Pathways to Success' Team:

- Introduction: Family involvement and educational success of the children of immigrants (Fibbi, Crul, Schnell & Montero-Sieburth)

- Family strategies for educational success in Albanian families living in Switzerland (Fibbi & Truong)

- Behind the Scenes. Family involvement and educational achievement of second-generation Turks in Austria, France and Sweden (Schnell)

The release date of this special issue is scheduled for Fall 2014.