The Russian Second Generation in Tallinn and Kohtla-Järve

The TIES Study in Estonia

Edited by Raivo Vetik and Jelena Helemäe

The Russian Second Generation in Tallinn and Kohtla-Järve
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Edited by Raivo Vetik and Jelena Helemäe

Distributed for Amsterdam University Press

242 pages | 6 3/10 x 9 1/2 | © 2011
Paper $49.95 ISBN: 9789089642509 Published October 2011 For sale only in the United States, its dependencies, the Philippines, and Canada

This important study analyzes the challenges faced by second-generation Russians in post-Soviet Estonia, and, in doing so, explores the interrelationships between ethnicity and social equality. It will be of great value to scholars of immigration, cultural assimilation, ethnicity, and nationalism.

 

Contents

Preface
List of tables, figures and chapter appendices

1. Introduction
      Raivo Vetik and Jelena Helemäe
2. Migration patterns
      Nastja Sokolova
3. Integration policies
      Raivo Vetik
4. Ethnic inequalities in education
      Kristina Lindemann and Ellu Saar
5. Explaining different returns from human capital in the labour market
      Kristina Lindemann
6. Income inequality
      Rein Vöörmann and Jelena Helemäe
7. Housing conditions and neighbourhood satisfaction
      Liis Ojamäe and Katrin Paadam
8. Contact and crisis in interethnic relations
      Jennie Schulze
9. Gender role attitudes
      Leeni Hansson
10. Sense of belonging to Estonia
      Gerli Nimmerfeldt
11. Conclusions
      Raivo Vetik and Jelena Helemäe

Appendix
List of contributors

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