Academic research

In this section, a selection of my academic publications (both Dutch and English) is presented.

Books (English):

  1. Bakewell, O., Engbersen, G., Fonseca, M.L., Horst, C. (eds.) (2016). Beyond Networks. Feedback in International Migration. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
  2. Black, R., Engbersen, G.,Okólski, M. & Panţîru, C. (eds.) (2010). A Continent Moving West? EU Enlargement and Labour Migration from Central and Eastern Europe. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press
  3. Engbersen, G., K. Schuyt, J. Timmer & F. van Waarden (2006) Cultures of Unemployment. A Comparative Look at Unemployment and Urban Poverty (Second print with a new introduction) Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press

International articles:

  1. Dekker, R., Engbersen, G. & Faber, M. (2015). The Use of Online Media in Migration Networks.Population Space and Place, Early view. 
  2. Bochove, M.E. van & Engbersen, G. (2014). Beyond Cosmopolitanism and Expat Bubbles: Challenging Dominant Representations of Knowledge Workers and Trailing Spouses. Population Space and Place, 21(4), 295-309.
  3. Bakker, L., Dagevos, J. & Engbersen, G. (2014). The Importance of Resources and Security in the Socio-Economic Integration of Refugees. Journal of International Migration and Integration, 15 (3), 431-448.
  4. Snel, E., Faber, M.G. & Engbersen, G. (2014). Civic stratificaton and social positioning: CEE labour migrants without a work permit. Population Space and Place, 21 (6), 518-534. 
  5. Dekker, R. & Engbersen, G. (2014). How Social Media Transform Migrant Networks and Facilitate Migration. Global networks : a journal of transnational affairs, 14 (4), 401-418. doi: DOI: 10.1111/glob.12040
  6. Bakker, L., Engbersen, G. & Dagevos, J. (2014). In Exile and in Touch. Comparative Migration Studies, 2(3), 261-282. 
  7. Meeteren, M. van, Engbersen, G., Snel, E. & Faber, M.G. (2014). Understanding different Post-Return Experiences. Comparative Migration Studies, 2 (3), 335-360. 
  8. Engbersen, G., A. Leerkes, I. Grabowska-Lusinska, E. Snel & J. Burgers (2013) ‘On the Differential Attachments of Migrants from Central and Eastern Europe: A Typology of Labour Migration.’ Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies DOI 10.1080/1369183X.2013.76566.
  9. Leerkes, A. M. Varsanyi & G. Engbersen (2012) ‘Local Limits to Migration Control: Practices of Selective Migration Policing in a Restrictive National Policy Context.’ Police Quarterly 15 (4): 446-475
  10. Leerkes, A., G. Engbersen and J. van der Leun (2012), ‘Crime among irregular immigrants and the influence of internal border control’, Crime, Law and Social Change 12 (1): 15-38
  11. Engbersen, G. (2009) ‘Les capricieux publics de la sociologie néerlandaise.’  Actes de la recherche en sciences sociales, 176-177, mars 2009, pp. 149-156
  12. Van Meeteren, M., G. Engbersen & M. van San (2009) ‘Striving for a better position. Aspirations and the role of cultural, economic and social capital for irregular migrants in Belgium.’ International Migration Review 43(4), pp. 881-907
  13. Engbersen, G., J. van der Leun & J. de Boom (2007) ‘The Fragmentation of Migration and Crime.’ Crime and Justice 35 (1): 389-452
  14. Engbersen, G. & D. Broeders (2007) ‘The Fight against Illegal Migration. Identification Policies and Immigrants’ Counter Strategies.’ American Behavioral Scientist 50 (12): 1592-1609]
  15. Leerkes, A., G. Engbersen and M. van San (2007) ‘Shadow Places. Patterns of Spatial Concentration and Incorporation of Irregular Immigrants in the Netherlands’, Urban Studies, 44 (8), pp. 1491-1516
  16. Engbersen, G., Marion van San & A. Leerkes (2006) ‘A room with a view. Irregular immigrants in the legal capital of the world’. Ethnography 7(2): 205-238.
  17. Snel,  E., G. Engbersen & A. Leerkes (2006) ‘Transnational Involvement and Social Integration.’ Global Networks. A Journal of Transnational Affairs  6(2): 285-308
  18. Engbersen, G. & J.P. van der Leun (2001) ‘The Social Construction of Illegality and Criminality.’ European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research 9 (1): 51-70
  19. Engbersen, G. (1999) ‘Sans-papiers. Les stratégies de séjour des immigrés clandestins.’ Actes de la recherche en sciences sociales, 129, septembre, pp. 26-38
  20. Engbersen, G. (1989) ‘Cultures of long-term Unemployment.’ The Netherlands’ Journal of Social Sciences 25 (2): 85-96

International book chapters:

  1. Dekker, R., Engbersen, G. & Faber, M. (2016). Online Feedback in Migration Networks. In: O. Bakewell, G. Engbersen, M. L. Fonseca, C. Horst (eds.), Beyond Networks. Feedback in International Migration (pp. 69-89). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
  2. Snel, E., Faber, M. & Engbersen, G. (2016). From Bridgeheads to Gate Closers: How Migrant Networks Contribute to Declining Migration from Morocco to the Netherlands.  In: O. Bakewell, G. Engbersen, M. L. Fonseca, C. Horst (eds.), Beyond Networks. Feedback in International Migration (pp. 134-155). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
  3. Engbersen, G, Snel, E. & Esteves, A. (2016). Migration Mechanisms of the Middle Range: On the Concept of Reverse Cumulative Causation. In: O. Bakewell, G. Engbersen, M. L. Fonseca, C. Horst (eds.), Beyond Networks. Feedback in International Migration (pp. 205-230). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
  4. Engbersen, G., Snel, E. & Horst, C. (2016). Beyond Networks: Insights on Feedback and Mechanisms of the Middle Range. In: O. Bakewell, G. Engbersen, M. L. Fonseca, C. Horst (eds.), Beyond Networks. Feedback in International Migration (pp. 231-246). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
  5. Engbersen, G., Leerkes, A.S. & Snel, E. (2014). Ethnicity, crime and immigration in the Netherlands. In S Bucerius & M Tonry (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Ethnicity, Crime, and Immigration (pp. 766-790). New York: Oxford University Press.
  6. Engbersen, G. & Snel, E. (2013). Liquid migration: dynamic and fluid patterns of post-accession migration flows. In B Glorius, I Grabowska-Lusinska & A Kuvik (Eds.), Mobility in transition: Migration Patterns after EU Enlargement (pp. 21-40). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press.
  7. Meeteren, M.J. van, Pol, S. van de, Dekker, R., Engbersen, G. & Snel, E. (2013). Destination Netherlands. History of immigration and immigration policy in the Netherlands. In J Ho (Ed.),Netherlands. Economic, Social and Environmental Issues (Immigration in the 21st Century: Political, Social and Economic Issues) (pp. 113-170). New York: Nova Science Publishers.
  8. Engbersen, G. (2013). Labour Migration from Central and Eastern Europe and the Implications for Integration Policy. In J.W Holtslag, M Kremers & E Schrijvers (Eds.), Making Migration Work. The future of labour migration in the European Union (pp. 104-121). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press.
  9. Engbersen, G., Leerkes, A.S. & Snel, E. (2014). Ethnicity, crime and immigration in the Netherlands. In S Bucerius & M Tonry (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Ethnicity, Crime, and Immigration (pp. 766-790). New York: Oxford University Press.
  10. Engbersen, G. (2012) ‘Migration transitions in an era of liquid migration. Reflections on Fassmann & Reeger’. In: M. Okolski (ed.) Europe: The Continent of Immigrants: Trends, Structures and Policy Implications. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, pp. 91-105
  11. Snel, E. & G. Engbersen (2009) ‘Social reconquest as a new policy paradigm. Changing urban policies in the city of Rotterdam.’ In: Katrien de Boyser & Caroline Dewilde, Danielle Dierckx & Jürgen Friedrichs (eds.) Between the Social and the Spatial. Ashgate Publishing, pp. 149-166
  12. Snel, E., J. de Boom & G. Engbersen (2008) ‘The silent transformation of the Dutch welfare state and the rise of in-work poverty.’ In: H.J. Andreß & H. Lohmann (Eds.), The Working Poor in Europe. Employment, Poverty, and Globalization (pp. 124-154) Cheltenham (UK): Edward Elgar
  13. Engbersen, G., (2003) ‘Spheres of Integration: Towards a Differentiated and Reflexive Ethnic Minority Policy.’ In: Rosemarie Sackmann, Bernhard Peters & Thomas Faist (Eds.), Identity and Integration: Migrants in Western Europe. Aldershot/Burlington: Ashgate, pp. 59-76
  14. Engbersen, G. (2001) ‘The unanticipated consequences of panopticon Europe: residence strategies of illegal immigrants’. In: Virginie Guiraudon & Christian Joppke (eds.), Controlling a New Migration World, London: Routledge, pp. 222-246

Dutch journal articles:

  1. Engbersen, G. (2013). Balans in de sociologie. Sociologie, 9 (2), 208-213.
  2. Snel, E., Faber, M.G. & Engbersen, G. (2013). Maatschappelijke positie van Midden- en Oost-Europese arbeidsmigranten. Justitiele Verkenningen, 39 (6), 61-76.
  3. Engbersen, G. & E. Snel (2012) Lokaal bestuur en de uitbreiding van Europa. De bestuurlijke aanpak van de arbeidsmigratie uit Midden- en Oost-Europa. Bestuurskunde, nr. 1, 2012, pp. 25-32
  4. Engbersen, G. (2011) ‘Arbeidsmigratie in meervoud: naar een gedifferentieerd integratiebeleid voor migranten uit Midden- en Oost-Europa.’ Christen Democratische Verkenningen, Migratie in een open samenleving, jrg. 31, Heftst 2011, pp. 98-105
  5. Engbersen, G. (2010) ‘Ontmantel de visitatie-industrie. Een pleidooi voor  veelzijdigheid en meertaligheid.’ B&M. Tijdschrift voor beleid, politiek en maatschappij, 37(2): 161-164
  6. De Boom, Jan de, E. Snel & G. Engbersen (2010) ‘Asielmigratie, verblijfsstatussen en criminaliteit.’ Tijdschrift voor Criminologie, 52 (2): 153-169
  7. Bochove, M. van, K. Rusinovic & G. Engbersen (2009) ‘Lokaal of transnational burgerschap.’ Beleid, Politiek en Maatschappij, 36(1): 28-40
  8. Engbersen, G.(2008) ‘Criminologie in meervoud.’ Tijdschrift voor Criminologie, 50(3), 264-272
  9. Van Meeteren, G. Engbersen & M. van San (2007) ‘Naar een betere positie. Migratiedoelen en het belang van kapitaalsoorten voor irreguliere immigranten in Vlaanderen en Brussel.’ Tijdschrift voor Sociologie 28 (3/4), pp. 296-320
  10. Leerkes, A., G. Engbersen & M. van San (2006) ‘Schaduwplekken. Patronen van ruimtelijke concentratie en incorporatie van illegalen in Nederland.’ Mens & maatschappij, 81 (3), pp. 223-251
  11. Engbersen, G. (2005) ‘Een eeuwige jeugd. Constanten en vernieuwingen binnen de Nederlandse sociologie.’ Sociologie, jrg. 1, nr. 1, pp. 90-105
  12. Engbersen, G. (2003) ‘De armoede van sociaal kapitaal.’ Economisch-statistische berichten; vol. 88 (2003), afl. 4398, pag. D12 / 2003

English reports

  1. Ostaijen, M.M.A.C. van, Faber, M.G., Engbersen, G. & Scholten, P.W.A. (2015).