Family reunification of Turkish migrants in Belgium: A study of lived experiences and legal consciousness

01 August 2023 → 31 January 2024
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • European law
    • Human rights law
    • Legal theory, jurisprudence and legal interpretation
    • History of law
    • Sociology of law
transnational marriages Legal consciousness family reunification Belgium labour migration Turkish migrants
Project description

How do Turkish migrants perceive family reunification procedures? How do they navigate the law to join / be joined by their family members? This socio-legal study aims to get a better understanding in the lived experiences and legal consciousness of Turkish migrants. The research will yield much-needed insight in the interrelations between lived experiences and legal consciousness in the light of evolving laws and policies.