Migration, Globalization and Ethnic Relations: An Interdisciplinary Approach

Migration, Globalization and Ethnic Relations: An Interdisciplinary Approach
Published:
August 22nd 2003 by Pearson
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Goodreads Rating:
2.67
Pages:
432
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ISBN10:
0130483893
ISBN13:
9780130483898

This collection of classical and contemporary essays by leading migration scholars represents new developments in immigration studies. It exposes readers to different theoretical approaches on adaptation and incorporation of immigrants from the classic assimilation theory to the most recent ethnic economy and ethnic enclave theories. This book familiarizes readers with the most current and important migration issues and challenges of immigrants, including the causes of migration, globalization and its impact on migration, migration and transnationalism, immigrant women and family, return migration, and the current status of migration research. For sociologists, anthropologists, urban researchers, and others in the field of immigration and immigrant status.