Ayse Çaglar is Professor of Social and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Vienna and coeditor of Locating Migration: Rescaling Cities and Migrants.
Nina Glick Schiller is Professor Emeritus of Social Anthropology at the University of Manchester. She is coauthor of Georges Woke Up Laughing: Long-Distance Nationalism and the Search for Home, also published by Duke University Press, and most recently, coeditor of Whose Cosmopolitanism? Critical Perspectives, Relationalities, and Discontents.
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Introduction. Multiscalar City-Making and Emplacement: Processes, Concepts, and Methods 1
1. Introducing Three Cities: Similarities despite Difference 33
2. Welcoming Narratives: Small Migrant Businesses within Multiscalar Restructuring 95
3. They Are Us: Urban Sociabillites with Multiscalar Power 121
4. Social Citizenship of the Dispossessed: Embracing Global Christianity 147
5. "Searching Its Future in Its Past": The Multiscalar Emplacement of Returnees 177
Conclusion. Time, Space, and Agency 209