Ethnic enclaves and niches: theory
Published Online: 4 FEB 2013
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The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration
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Chan, E. 2013. Ethnic enclaves and niches: theory. The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. .
- Published Online: 4 FEB 2013
Ethnic enclaves and niches are concepts developed to understand the economic activities of minority groups. Although they both concern the socioeconomic adaptation of immigrants and ethnic minorities, the two terms originated from separate literatures and are conceptually different.
- regional development;
- political economy