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- University of California Press 2009; US$ 29.95
Unlike the wave of immigration that came through Ellis Island and then subsided, immigration to the United States from Mexico has been virtually uninterrupted for one hundred years. In this vividly detailed book, Tomás R. Jiménez takes us into the lives of later-generation descendents of Mexican immigrants, asking for the first time how this constant... more...
- Amsterdam University Press 2009; US$ 74.50
The two most recent EU enlargements in May 2004 and in January 2007 have greatly increased the diversity of historic experiences and contemporary conceptions of statehood, nation-building and citizenship within the Union. How did newly formed states determine who would become their citizens? How do countries relate to their large emigrant communities,... more...
- Knopf Canada 2010; US$ 22.00
From one of Canada's leading journalists comes a major book about how the movement of populations from rural to urban areas on the margins is reshaping our world. These transitional spaces are where the next great economic and cultural boom will be born, or where the great explosion of violence will occur. The difference depends on our ability to notice.... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2009; US$ 40.00
Examines the immense surges in immigration, both legal and illegal, in what are traditionally two of the world's most important planned settler receiving countries - Australia and the United States since the mid-1990s. This work is suitable for both scholars and postgraduate students working on immigration. more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2010; US$ 33.99
Immigration has always caused immense public concern, especially when the perception is that immigrants are not assimilating into society they way they should, or perhaps the way they once did. But is this truly a modern phenomenon? In From Immigrants to Americans, Jacob Vigdor offers a direct comparison of the experiences of immigrants in the United... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 105.00
Taking a new look at two controversial topics, American anti-Communism and the Cold War, this book reveals the little known history of anti-Communism in the US from the point of view of ethnic refugee/émigré groups, and also offers insight into the lives of minority groups that have hitherto not received scholarly attention. more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2001; US$ 109.00
This book presents an analysis of recent trends in migration movements and policies in OECD countries as well as in certain non-member countries. It includes a detailed description of the flows, the different channels of immigration and the nationalities of the migrants concerned. In addition to this overall analysis, the reader will also find in this... more...
- 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$ 150.00
This book breaks new ground in the analysis of the political representation of immigrants and visible minorities in European and North American democracies, focussing on voting, candiadate selection, political parties, and legislative behaviour. more...