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- NYU Press 2015; US$ 23.80
The United States currently is deporting more people than ever before: 4 million people have been deported since 1997 ?twice as many as all people deported prior to 1996. There is a disturbing pattern in the population deported: 97% of deportees are sent to Latin America or the Caribbean, and 88% are men, many of whom were originally detained through... more...
- University of Minnesota Press 2016; Not Available
For immigrants to America, from Europeans in the early twentieth century through later Latinos, Asians, and Caribbeans, gaining social and political ground has generally been considered an exercise in ethnic and racial solidarity. The experience of South Asian Americans, one of the fastest-growing immigrant populations in recent years, tells a different... more...
- Beacon Press 2015; US$ 25.95
An intimate look at the people ensnared by the US detention and deportation system, the largest in the world On a bright Phoenix morning, Elena Santiago opened her door to find her house surrounded by a platoon of federal immigration agents. Her children screamed as the officers handcuffed her and drove her away. Within hours, she was deported... more...
- Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 98.99
The UK has some of the largest immigration detention facilities in Europe, holding as many as 3000 individuals at any point in time. Foreign nationals are held under immigration powers in a variety of circumstances including on arrival pending examination, whilst an asylum claim is considered in the Detained Fast Track, and pending administrative removal... more...
- Lexington Books 2006; US$ 34.99
Dialogues on Migration Policy brings together leading American and European scholars of immigration politics to address migration policy. Editors Marco Giugni and Florence Passy's aim to present a number of informed 'dialogues' addressing three main theoretical concerns in this field: the role of the national state in a globalizing world, the determinants... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2015; Not Available
Der Zugang zur beruflichen Bildung ist entscheidend für weitere Lebenschancen. Im Unterschied zur schulischen Benachteiligung ist Diskriminierung bei der Lehrstellenvergabe bislang aber kaum ein Gegenstand der politischen und wissenschaftlichen Aufmerksamkeit. Der vorliegende Band stellt Ergebnisse einer qualitativen Studie vor, die Ursachen... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 129.00
This book examines changes of citizenship in the light of dislocated habitations. It highlights the ways in which the membership in a local community is shifting away from national frameworks, and explores the dislocations brought about by transnational and cosmopolitan forms of belonging. Containing theoretical, methodological and political contributions,... more...
- Berghahn Books 2010; US$ 120.00
There is growing political concern about the increasing numbers of people displaced both within the borders of their countries and internationally. This volume explores the interrelated drivers of contemporary global displacement with a particular focus on low-level conflict, climatic and environmental change and infrastructure development. The authors... more...
- Michigan State University Press 2014; US$ 23.95
Africans are among the fastest-growing immigrant groups in the United States. Although they are racially and ethnically diverse, few studies have examined how these differences affect their patterns of incorporation into society. This book is the first to highlight the role of race and ethnicity, Arab ethnicity in particular, in shaping the experiences... more...
- Beacon Press 2015; US$ 15.00
Dreamers is a movement book for the generation brought to the United States as children?and now fighting to live here legally Of the approximately twelve million undocumented immigrants living in the United States, as many as two million came as children. They grow up here, going to elementary, middle, and high school, and then the country... more...