The Experiences of Migrant Children in Ireland

October 12, 2016 | Book/Report Chapter

Authors: Merike Darmody , Frances McGinnity , Gillian Kingston
Source:
James Williams, Elizabeth Nixon, Emer Smyth, Dorothy Watson (Ed.) , Cherishing All the Children Equally? Ireland 100 Years on from the Easter Rising , chapter 9 , pp. 175-193

Chapter 9 discusses a number of aspects of the social engagement and integration of the increasing proportions of migrant children in Ireland, particularly their integration within the education system. It highlights important differences between different migrant groups in their educational and social outcomes, reflecting the heterogeneity of the migrant population in Ireland.

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