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Social Science : Emigration & Immigration


Not Fit For Our Society: Immigration And Nativism In America - Peter Schrag

In a book of deep and telling ironies, Peter Schrag provides essential background for understanding the fractious debate over immigration. Covering the earliest days of the Republic to current events, Schrag sets the modern immigration controversy......

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On Toleration - Michael Walzer

Walzer examines five "regimes of toleration", from multinational empires to immigrant societies, and describes the strengths and weaknesses of each regime.144 pp. Author: Walzer, Michael Publisher: Yale University Press Illustration: N Language: ......

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International Migration And Security

Are immigrants an asset or a threat? Every day newspapers in the Western world carry articles about illegal immigrants, asylum seekers and other migrants. The focus of these articles varies greatly from migrants as a threat to one or another impor......

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Home Bound: Filipino American Lives Across Cultures, Communities, And Countries - Yen Le Espiritu

Filipino Americans, who experience life in the United States as immigrants, colonized nationals, and racial minorities, have been little studied, though they are one of our largest immigrant groups. Based on her in-depth interviews with more than ......

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Strangers At The Gates: New Immigrants In Urban America

Immigration is remaking the United States. In New York, Los Angeles, Miami, San Francisco, and Chicago, the multiethnic society of tomorrow is already in place. Yet today's urban centers appear unlikely to provide newcomers with the same opportuni......

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Fluid Borders: Latino Power, Identity, And Politics In Los Angeles - Lisa Bedolla

This provocative study of the Latino political experience offers a nuanced, in-depth, and often surprising perspective on the factors affecting the political engagement of a segment of the population that is now the nation's largest minority. Draw......

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Seeking Refuge: Central American Migration To Mexico, The United States, And Canada - María Cristina García

The political upheaval in Nicaragua, El Salvador, and Guatemala had a devastating human toll at the end of the twentieth century. A quarter of a million people died during the period 1974-1996. Many of those who survived the wars chose temporary r......

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Class Acts: Service And Inequality In Luxury Hotels - Rachel Sherman

In this lively study, Rachel Sherman goes behind the scenes in two urban luxury hotels to give a nuanced picture of the workers who care for and cater to wealthy guests by providing seemingly unlimited personal attention. Drawing on in-depth inter......

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Diasporas - Stephane Dufoix

Coined in the third century B.C., the term diaspora has evolved into a buzzword used to describe the migrations of groups as diverse as ethnic populations, religious communities, and even engineers working abroad. This concise book provides a crit......

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Asylum Denied: A Refugee's Struggle For Safety In America - , Philip Schrag

Asylum Denied is the gripping story of political refugee David Ngaruri Kenney's harrowing odyssey through the world of immigration processing in the United States. Kenney, while living in his native Kenya, led a boycott to protest his government's......

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Metropolitan Migrants: The Migration Of Urban Mexicans To The United States - Rubén| Hernández-león

Challenging many common perceptions, this is the first book fully dedicated to understanding a major new phenomenon-the large numbers of skilled urban workers who are now coming across the border from Mexico's cities. Based on a ten-year, on-the-g......

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A Nation Of Emigrants: How Mexico Manages Its Migration - David Fitzgerald

What do governments do when much of their population simply gets up and walks away? In Mexico and other migrant-sending countries, mass emigration prompts governments to negotiate a new social contract with their citizens abroad. After decades of ......

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Backlash 9/11: Middle Eastern And Muslim Americans Respond - , Medhi Bozorgmehr

For most Americans, September 11, 2001, symbolized the moment when their security was altered. For Middle Eastern and Muslim Americans, 9/11 also ushered in a backlash in the form of hate crimes, discrimination, and a string of devastating governm......

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