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- Amsterdam University Press 2009; US$ 39.50
Because borders alone cannot stop irregular migration, the European Union is turning more and more to internal control measures. Through surveillance, member states aim to exclude irregular migrants from societal institutions, thereby discouraging their s more...
- Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 47.95
In 2005, almost 700,000 immigrants acquired the citizenship of a member state of the European Union; over 600,000 became US citizens; nearly 100,000 became Australians and approximately 200,000 Canadians. 2005 was not an exceptional year. During the past decades, many advanced liberal democracies have become more ethnically diverse societies. This... more...
- IOS Press 2010; US$ 123.00
Migration has always been a part of the human experience: human history began with the migration of our distant ancestors from their place of origin. But today, immigration is a politically sensitive subject in most of the affluent nations of the world, in many of which one tenth or more of the population were foreign born. And it is a problem which... more...
- Lexington Books 2010; US$ 82.99
Steadfast Movement examines how people from Chuuk State in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) move about and their cultural interpretations of movement itself. Special consideration is made of movement on the atoll of Satowan in Chuuk State as intimately associated with clan, lineage, and locality, as well as the influence of a system of local... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2006; US$ 6.79
Pat Buchanan is sounding the alarm. Since 9/11, more than four million illegal immigrants have crossed our borders, and there are more coming every day. Our leaders in Washington lack the political will to uphold the rule of law. The Melting Pot is broken beyond repair, and the future of our nation is at stake. In this important book, Pat Buchanan... more...
- World Bank Publications 2010; US$ 14.99
This volume uses recent research from the World Bank to document and analyze the bidirectional relationship between poverty and migration in developing countries. The case studies chapters compiled in this book (from Tanzania, Nepal, Albania and Nicaragua), as well as the last, policy-oriented chapter illustrate the diversity of migration experience... more...
- The New Press 2009; US$ 18.99
Widely praised as a splendid addition to the literature on the great wave of post1970 immigration from Mexicoas a result of which an estimated 6 million undocumented Mexican migrants now live in the United States The World of Mexican Migrants , by acclaimed author Judith Adler Hellman, takes us into the lives of those who, no longer able to eke out... more...
- Beacon Press 2007; US$ 16.00
Claims that immigrants take Americans' jobs, are a drain on the American economy, contribute to poverty and inequality, destroy the social fabric, challenge American identity, and contribute to a host of social ills by their very existence are openly discussed and debated at all levels of society. Chomsky dismantles twenty of the most common assumptions... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2001; US$ 14.95
There have been poor countries and rich countries since countries first began, but only in the last century - a century of nationalisms and ethnic cleansings - have controls been implemented to stop movement between them.The argument for immigration controls stems from the belief, inherently xenophobic, that richer countries will be 'flooded', 'invaded',... more...