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- Random House Publishing Group 2007; US$ 16.00
Praise & Awards for Enrique?s Journey 2011 Williams College Book Award Program, for ?Enrique?s Journey? 2006 California Book Award, Silver Medal, Non-fiction 2006 Christopher Book Award 2003 Pulitzer Prize, feature writing, for ?Enrique?s Journey? 2002 George Polk Award for International Reporting, for ?Enrique?s Journey? 2002 Robert... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 45.00
Although philosophers debate the morality of open borders, few social scientists have explored what would happen if immigration were no longer limited. This book looks at three examples of temporarily unrestricted migration in Miami, Marseille, and Dublin and finds that the effects were much less catastrophic than opponents of immigration claim. more...
- Little, Brown and Company 2008; US$ 9.99
The author of "Across the Wire" offers brilliant investigative reporting of what went wrong when, in May 2001, a group of 26 men attempted to cross the Mexican border into the desert of southern Arizona. Only 12 men came back out. "Superb . . . Nothing less than a saga on the scale of the Exodus and an ordeal as heartbreaking as the Passion . . . The... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2011; US$ 7.99
Americans have come from every corner of the globe, and they have been brought together by a variety of historical processes--conquest, colonialism, the slave trade, territorial acquisition, and voluntary immigration. A thoughtful look at immigration, anti-immigration sentiments, and the motivations and experiences of the migrants themselves, this... more...
- Stanford University Press 2013; US$ 24.95
On May 17, 2010, four undocumented students occupied the Arizona office of Senator John McCain. Across the country a flurry of occupations, hunger strikes, demonstrations, and marches followed, calling for support of the DREAM Act that would allow these young people the legal right to stay in the United States. The highly public, confrontational nature... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 100.00
Drawing evidence from North and South America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East, the contributors illustrate that even within the common framework of economic globalization, the ways in which the interests of state actors and the agency of migrants intersects continuously shapes and reshapes both home and destination societies. more...
- Simon & Schuster 2015; US$ 29.95 US$ 20.99
The definitive history of Asian Americans by one of the nation?s preeminent scholars on the subject. In the past fifty years, Asian Americans have helped change the face of America and are now the fastest growing group in the United States. But as award-winning historian Erika Lee reminds us, Asian Americans also have deep roots in the country. The... more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2005; US$ 16.99
The federal government's efforts to pick and choose among the multitude of immigrants seeking to enter the United States began with the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882. Conceived in ignorance and falsely presented to the public, it had undreamt of consequences, and this pattern has been rarely deviated from since. As renowned historian Roger Daniels... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 17.95
A New York Times bestseller, the groundbreaking authoritative history of the migration of African-Americans from the rural South to the urban North. A definitive book on American history, The Promised Land is also essential reading for educators and policymakers at both national and local levels. From the Trade Paperback edition. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 45.00
In this timely study, the author examines the historical approach to race and diversity and suggests that equality strategies have been a vital, but limited, means of addressing discrimination and community tensions. Community Cohesion, it argues, offers a new framework to break down the barriers between different communities and understand the more... more...