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- UPF 2011; US$ 69.95
In this timely volume, Keith Tinker explores the flow of peoples to and from the Bahamas and assesses the impact of various migrant groups on the character of the islands society and identity. more...
- Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) 2008; US$ 134.90
This edited volume containing thirty-five chapters focuses on three main contemporary issues: the phenomenon of "new Indians" in the past five decades, the impact of rising India on settled Indian communities, and the recent migrants. By examining these interrelated aspects, this study seeks to address questions like: what does "Rising... more...
- Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) 2004; US$ 67.50
Population mobility increases with economic development and globalization. The migration of people affects countries in many ways -- socially, economically and politically. However, there are fundamental tensions in efforts to manage international migration in a globalizing world. On the one hand, business is transnational as it necessitates the unrestricted... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010; US$ 29.99
Die Studien im Rahmen von PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment) haben die bildungspolitische Debatte in Deutschland wiederbelebt und ihr wieder öffentliche Aufmerksamkeit verschafft. Der internationale V- gleich hat die mangelnde Leistungsfähigkeit unseres Bildungssystems, aber auch dessen mangelnde Integrationsfähigkeit ins öffentliche... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 40.00
Structural needs for immigrant labour in health care, restaurant, tourism, agricultural and other economic sectors, together with harsher economic circumstances in most sending countries, almost certainly ensure the continuation of large-scale immigration to the US and Australia. But in harder times, especially in the US, sustaining this immigration... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2007; US$ 14.38
In February 2007, we asked people from any background to send us their true personal accounts of immigration to Britain. The response was significant, and the range of entries overwhelming. Six judges ? including Shami Chakrabarti of Liberty and the novelist Kate Mosse ? selected the best, most illuminating and most powerful entries to be published... more...
- Tectum Verlag 2011; US$ 26.71
Parallelgesellschaften, Moscheenstreit, Zwangsheirat: Es scheint, als habe man ein ganz genaues Bild der Nachfolgegenerationen türkischer Einwanderer. Zieht man einschlägige wissenschaftliche Literatur hinzu, sieht man die eigenen Vorstellungen bestätigt. Doch wie stehen die Migranten selbst zu dem Thema Integration? Welche Erfahrungen haben die Jugendlichen... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 2011; US$ 85.00
The twelve chapters included in this book address various issues related to Chinese migration, indigenization and exchange with special reference to the era of globalization. As the waves of Chinese migration started in the last century, the emphasis, not surprisingly, is placed on the migrant states rather than indigenous states.... more...
- Andrews UK 2012; US$ 11.49
What happens when people return to the land of their birth after decades away? The migrants' journey is a well-told story but much less is known about those who return. Why do they go back? What is it like to be back home? Home Again is a collection of contemporary real-life stories of men and women who have returned to the Caribbean... more...
- Lexington Books 2011; US$ 37.99
The containment policies aimed at regulating immigration flows towards Europe and emerging economies like South Africa have profoundly altered the dynamics of migration in Africa. Drawing on original empirical research, this volume explores the notion of threshold as an operative concept to envisage in turn: the discursive frameworks of containment... more...