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Immigration and migration : in context / Thomas Riggs, editor, Kathleen J. Edgar, project editor.

Contributor(s): Riggs, Thomas, 1963- [editor.] | Edgar, Kathleen J [editor.] | Gale (Firm).
Material type: TextTextSeries: Gale virtual reference library.Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, a Cengage Company, [2018]Copyright date: ©2018Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes (li, 988 pages)) : illustrations (some color), maps.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781410338952.Subject(s): Emigration and immigration | Emigration and immigration -- Government policyAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Immigration and migration.DDC classification: 325/.1 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
volume 1. Acculturation -- Activism -- Adoption -- Africa: Apartheid -- Amnesty -- Angel Island -- Anti-immigration Groups -- Anti-Semitism -- Arizona's Support Our Law Enforcement and Safe Neighborhoods Act -- Assimilation and Integration -- Asylum -- Austerity Measures -- Australia and Oceania -- Bangladesh-India Immigration -- Berlin Conference -- Bilingual Education -- Birthright Citizenship -- Border Control -- Brain Circulation, Brain Drain, Brain Gain, and Brain Waste -- Canada-United States Immigration -- Caribbean: Migration Patterns and Consequences -- Chain Migration -- Child Labor -- China-United States Immigration -- Circular Migration -- Citizenship -- Citizenship Principles -- Civil Liberties -- Climate-Induced Migration -- Cuba-United States Immigration -- Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Deferred-- Action for Parents of Americans (DAPA) -- Deportation -- Detention -- Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors (DREAM) Act -- Diaspora -- Discrimination -- Dual Citizenship -- Education -- Ellis Island -- Emigration -- Employment -- Entrepreneurism -- Entry Regulations and Documents -- Environmental Concerns -- Ethnic Cleansing -- Ethnic Enclaves -- Ethnicity -- European Union: Migration Patterns and Consequences -- Contents-- Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) -- Expatriation and Repatriation -- Exploitation -- Extradition -- Families -- Famine -- Food Culture -- Forced Migration -- Frontex -- Gender -- Genealogical Research -- Genocide -- Global Immigration and Migration Patterns: 20th and 21st Centuries -- Global Immigration and Migration Patterns: Past -- Globalization -- Hate Speech against Immigrants -- Health and Health Care -- Hometown Associations (HTAs) -- Housing -- Human Rights -- Human, Social, and Cultural Capital -- Human Trafficking and Human Smuggling -- Immigrant Gateways -- Immigrant Health Screenings -- Immigrants, Undocumented -- Immigration -- Immigration Act of 1965-- Immigration Fraud -- Immigration Point System -- Immigration Reform -- Immigration Selection Systems -- Immigration to the United States -- Indigenous Populations -- Industrialization -- Internal Migration -- Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) -- International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All-- Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families -- International Organization for Migration (IOM) -- International Students -- Islamophobia -- Knowledge Workers--
volume 2. Labor: Low-Skill, High-Skill, and Elite Migration -- Language -- LGBTQ Immigrants -- Major Migration Periods in the Modern Era -- Major Migrations in the United States -- Media Coverage -- Melting Pot -- Mexico-United States Immigration -- Migrant Selectivity -- Migration-Development Nexus -- Mortality -- Multiculturalism -- Native Americans -- Nativism -- Natural Disasters -- Naturalization -- North America: Migration Patterns and Consequences -- Open Borders -- Populist Backlash -- Prehistoric Migration -- Pro-Immigration Groups -- Push-Pull Factors of Migration -- Racialization -- Racism and Prejudice -- Radicalization -- Readmission Agreements -- Refugee Act of 1980 -- Refugee Camps -- Refugee Crisis in Europe -- Refugee Fatigue -- Refugees -- Refugees, Afghan -- Refugees, Central American -- Refugees, Iraqi -- Refugees, Sudanese and South Sudanese -- Refugees, Syrian -- Religion -- Remittance -- Replacement Migration -- Return Migration -- Roma -- Rural Migration Trends -- Sanctuary Cities -- Second Generation -- Secondary Migration -- Securitization of Migration -- Slavery and Indentured Servitude -- Sports -- Statelessness -- Step Migration -- Terrorism -- Trade Agreements -- Transnationalism -- Unaccompanied Minors -- Undocumented Workers and the Labor Market -- UNHCR: The UN Refugee Agency -- United Nations (UN) -- United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) -- United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) -- United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) -- United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) -- United States Immigration and Migration Patterns -- Urbanization -- USA PATRIOT Act -- Vigilantism -- Voluntary Migration -- War -- Worker Programs -- Xenophobia.
Summary: This resource provides readers with key data to understand the roots of the issues that make contemporary migration and immigration so contentious around the globe. It explores the social, political, and cultural factors that impact, and are affected by, immigration and human migration, and includes such hot-button topics as undocumented immigration/unauthorized residents, asylum seekers, refugees, the refugee crisis in Europe, and more.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

volume 1. Acculturation -- Activism -- Adoption -- Africa: Apartheid -- Amnesty -- Angel Island -- Anti-immigration Groups -- Anti-Semitism -- Arizona's Support Our Law Enforcement and Safe Neighborhoods Act -- Assimilation and Integration -- Asylum -- Austerity Measures -- Australia and Oceania -- Bangladesh-India Immigration -- Berlin Conference -- Bilingual Education -- Birthright Citizenship -- Border Control -- Brain Circulation, Brain Drain, Brain Gain, and Brain Waste -- Canada-United States Immigration -- Caribbean: Migration Patterns and Consequences -- Chain Migration -- Child Labor -- China-United States Immigration -- Circular Migration -- Citizenship -- Citizenship Principles -- Civil Liberties -- Climate-Induced Migration -- Cuba-United States Immigration -- Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Deferred-- Action for Parents of Americans (DAPA) -- Deportation -- Detention -- Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors (DREAM) Act -- Diaspora -- Discrimination -- Dual Citizenship -- Education -- Ellis Island -- Emigration -- Employment -- Entrepreneurism -- Entry Regulations and Documents -- Environmental Concerns -- Ethnic Cleansing -- Ethnic Enclaves -- Ethnicity -- European Union: Migration Patterns and Consequences -- Contents-- Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) -- Expatriation and Repatriation -- Exploitation -- Extradition -- Families -- Famine -- Food Culture -- Forced Migration -- Frontex -- Gender -- Genealogical Research -- Genocide -- Global Immigration and Migration Patterns: 20th and 21st Centuries -- Global Immigration and Migration Patterns: Past -- Globalization -- Hate Speech against Immigrants -- Health and Health Care -- Hometown Associations (HTAs) -- Housing -- Human Rights -- Human, Social, and Cultural Capital -- Human Trafficking and Human Smuggling -- Immigrant Gateways -- Immigrant Health Screenings -- Immigrants, Undocumented -- Immigration -- Immigration Act of 1965-- Immigration Fraud -- Immigration Point System -- Immigration Reform -- Immigration Selection Systems -- Immigration to the United States -- Indigenous Populations -- Industrialization -- Internal Migration -- Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) -- International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All-- Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families -- International Organization for Migration (IOM) -- International Students -- Islamophobia -- Knowledge Workers--

volume 2. Labor: Low-Skill, High-Skill, and Elite Migration -- Language -- LGBTQ Immigrants -- Major Migration Periods in the Modern Era -- Major Migrations in the United States -- Media Coverage -- Melting Pot -- Mexico-United States Immigration -- Migrant Selectivity -- Migration-Development Nexus -- Mortality -- Multiculturalism -- Native Americans -- Nativism -- Natural Disasters -- Naturalization -- North America: Migration Patterns and Consequences -- Open Borders -- Populist Backlash -- Prehistoric Migration -- Pro-Immigration Groups -- Push-Pull Factors of Migration -- Racialization -- Racism and Prejudice -- Radicalization -- Readmission Agreements -- Refugee Act of 1980 -- Refugee Camps -- Refugee Crisis in Europe -- Refugee Fatigue -- Refugees -- Refugees, Afghan -- Refugees, Central American -- Refugees, Iraqi -- Refugees, Sudanese and South Sudanese -- Refugees, Syrian -- Religion -- Remittance -- Replacement Migration -- Return Migration -- Roma -- Rural Migration Trends -- Sanctuary Cities -- Second Generation -- Secondary Migration -- Securitization of Migration -- Slavery and Indentured Servitude -- Sports -- Statelessness -- Step Migration -- Terrorism -- Trade Agreements -- Transnationalism -- Unaccompanied Minors -- Undocumented Workers and the Labor Market -- UNHCR: The UN Refugee Agency -- United Nations (UN) -- United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) -- United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) -- United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) -- United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) -- United States Immigration and Migration Patterns -- Urbanization -- USA PATRIOT Act -- Vigilantism -- Voluntary Migration -- War -- Worker Programs -- Xenophobia.

This resource provides readers with key data to understand the roots of the issues that make contemporary migration and immigration so contentious around the globe. It explores the social, political, and cultural factors that impact, and are affected by, immigration and human migration, and includes such hot-button topics as undocumented immigration/unauthorized residents, asylum seekers, refugees, the refugee crisis in Europe, and more.

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