This chapter is concerned with the experience of a group of refugees in Milan and their feelings of belonging. By refugee, I mean a status holder, namely a person who has gone through the asylum application process and has received a residence permit. Drawing on 13 months of ethnographic fieldwork between 2017 and 2018,¹ this study addresses the changes to their everyday lives on obtaining their status and the perceived and real challenges they face living in Milan. During this period, I examined the ‘asylum question’ in Milan. Immersion in this field has made it possible to observe the relations...

‘Milan doesn’t want us to be comfortable’: differential inclusion of refugees in Milan / M. Artero - In: How the other half lives : Interconnecting socio-spatial inequalities / [a cura di] S. Burgum, K. Higgins. - Prima edizione. - [s.l] : Manchester University Press, 2022 Mar. - ISBN 9781526146557. - pp. 193-207

‘Milan doesn’t want us to be comfortable’: differential inclusion of refugees in Milan

M. Artero
2022

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This chapter is concerned with the experience of a group of refugees in Milan and their feelings of belonging. By refugee, I mean a status holder, namely a person who has gone through the asylum application process and has received a residence permit. Drawing on 13 months of ethnographic fieldwork between 2017 and 2018,¹ this study addresses the changes to their everyday lives on obtaining their status and the perceived and real challenges they face living in Milan. During this period, I examined the ‘asylum question’ in Milan. Immersion in this field has made it possible to observe the relations...
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