download process

Global Crossings: Immigration, Civilization, and America - , Alvaro Vargas Llosa

Not Available

This file is no longer available on Tradebit.

Pay for Global Crossings: Immigration, Civilization, and America - , Alvaro Vargas Llosa
5.432 MB File

The recent reawakening of the debate about migration in the new millennium has evoked intense emotion, particularly in the United States and Europe, and Global Crossings cuts through the jungle of myth, falsehood, and misrepresentation that dominates the debate, clarifying the causes and consequences of human migration. The book first looks at the immigrant experience, which connects the present to the past, and America to the rest of the world, and explores who immigrants are and why they move. It contends that the conduct of today is no different than that in the past, and contrary to the claims by immigration critics, the patterns of contemporary migration do not differ fundamentally from those of other epochs. The book then discusses immigration and culture and tackles assimilation, globalization, and cultural differences. In assessing whether critics are justified in pointing to a major cultural shift, award-winning author Alvaro Vargas Llosa reviews such topics as religion, education, entrepreneurial spirit, and attitudes toward the receiving society, and analyzes economic factors that include jobs, wages, education, and the welfare state. The book concludes that immigration’s contributions to an economy far outweigh the costs, and it makes a call for open minds and provides a pro-immigration agenda for reform.

Author: Vargas Llosa, Alvaro
Author: Llosa, Alvaro Vargas
Publisher: Independent Institute
Illustration: N
Language: ENG
Title: Global Crossings: Immigration, Civilization, and America
Pages: 00384 (Encrypted EPUB) / 00384 (Encrypted PDF)
On Sale: 2013-06-01
SKU-13/ISBN: 9781598131338
Category: Social Science : Emigration & Immigration
Category: Political Science : Political Freedom & Security - Human Rig
Category: Social Science : Sociology - General


(ID 223088185)

File Data:

Contact Seller:
ebook-reader, US, Member since 09/08/2010

URL:

Embed:
Create JavaScript Mobile Tag Widgets for your homepage

More Files From This User

Related Files


Tradebit Reviews

Tradebit is the worlds largest marketplace for digital files, with over 2.5 million satisfied customers and millions of digital products. Online for over 12 years, Tradebit is the best place to find files like music, video tutorials, repair manuals, and more. If you're curious about how much our users love Tradebit, read reviews from real buyers!