The age of migration : international population movements in the modern world /

" The leading text in the field, this authoritative work offers a global perspective on the nature of migration flows, why they occur, and their consequences for both origin and destination societies. Chapters provide up-to-date descriptions and comparative analyses of major migration regions i...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Castles, Stephen
Other Authors: Haas, Hein de, 1969-, Miller, Mark J.
Format: Book
Published: New York : The Guilford Press, [2014]
Edition:Fifth edition.
Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note: Preface to the Fifth Edition
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Theories of Migration
  • 3. How Migration Transforms Societies
  • 4. International Migration before 1945
  • 5. Migration in Europe since 1945
  • 6. Migration in the Americas
  • 7. Migration in the Asia-Pacific Region
  • 8. Migration in Africa and the Middle East
  • 9. Migration, Security and the Debate on Climate Change
  • 10. The State and International Migration: The Quest for Control
  • 11. Migrants and Minorities in the Labour Force
  • 12. New Ethnic Minorities and Society
  • 13. Immigrants and Politics
  • 14. Conclusion: Migration in the Twenty-First Century.