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- ILO Publications 2015; US$ 15.00
Migrant workers make a critical contribution to Myanmars economic and social development, however, decades of isolation from the international community and gaps in the policy framework governing labour migration have meant that their situation at places of origin is still inadequately understood. To obtain further information about safe migration... more...
- Brookings Institution Press 2013; US$ 18.99
Citizenship policies are changing rapidly in the face of global migration trends and the inevitable ethnic and racial diversity that follows. The debates are fierce. What should the requirements of citizenship be? How can multi-ethnic states forge a collective identity around a common set of values, beliefs and practices? What are appropriate criteria... more...
- The University of North Carolina Press 2000; US$ 29.99
Focusing primarily on the exclusion of the Chinese, Lucy Salyer analyzes the popular and legal debates surrounding immigration law and its enforcement during the height of nativist sentiment in the early twentieth century. She argues that the struggles between Chinese immigrants, U.S. government officials, and the lower federal courts that took place... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95
This book presents a comprehensive assessment of regional responses to the crisis in the asylum/refugee system and critically examines how different regions tackle the problem. The chapters consider the fundamental challenges which undermine an effective asylum process as well as regional difficulties with the various circumstances surrounding asylum... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95
In recent decades, asylum has emerged as a highly politicized European issue. The term ?asylum seeker? has suffered a negative perception and has been associated with notions of illegality and criminality in mainstream media. These misconceptions have been supported by politicians as a distraction from economic and political uncertainties with the... more...
- Amsterdam University Press 2009; US$ 54.95
A comprehensive book on the relation between crime and illegal residence. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 54.95
The problem of social control has constituted the acid test for the entire issue of immigration and integration. But whilst recent studies show that the crime rate for non-nationals is three, four or more, times higher than that of the country?s 'own' citizens, academic interest in these statistics has been inhibited by the political difficulties... more...
- Beacon Press 2008; US$ 18.00
For two decades veteran photojournalist David Bacon has documented the connections between labor, migration, and the global economy. In Illegal People Bacon explores the human side of globalization, exposing the many ways it uproots people in Latin America and Asia, driving them to migrate. At the same time, U.S. immigration policy makes the labor... more...
- Europa Law Publishing 2009; US$ 76.00
In this study the experience in the Netherlands with civic integration policies will be explained in a detailed and systematic way. In addition, the Dutch model of civic integration will be set against alternative national integration strategies as prevailing in some other immigrant receiving countries, particularly Belgium, Canada and the United States. more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1998; US$ 35.99
In this important book, a distinguished group of historians, political scientists, and legal experts explore three related issues: the Immigration and Naturalization Service's historic review of its citizenship evaluation, recent proposals to alter the oath of allegiance and the laws governing dual citizenship, and the changing rights and responsibilities... more...