Gendered Aspects of Migration from Southeast Europe The research The project  

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The interviews were organized under three thematic subfields (labor, historical culture, transcultural communication). Based on the analysis and transcription of former interviews we formed three interview schedules, one in each thematic subfield.

The age and lived experience of the informant is a very important factor when we study societies which the last twenty years have experienced great social and political changes. Therefore, we adopted an intergenerational approach and we explored whether the two (or possibly three) generations of migrants who live nowadays in Greece have experienced and interpret their past and present in a different way, especially in relation to gender relations. The analysis of the generation's role underlies all three thematic subfields.

Based on the lived experiences of the informants we defined three different age groups: