Publication details [#65108]

Demetriou, Deanna. 2018. Welfare restrictions and ‘benefit tourists’: Representations and evaluations of EU migrants in the UK. Communications 43 (3) : 379–403.
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De Gruyter


This paper explores online representations and evaluations of EU migrants, centering on the ‘benefit tourism’ concept and disourse strategies employed in the (de)legitimization of novel welfare limitations in the UK.