Type
Part or chapter of a book
Title
France. Commentary
In
Controlling Immigration. A Global Perspective
Author(s)
WIHTOL DE WENDEN Catherine - Centre de recherches internationales (Author)
HOLLIFIELD James - (Publishing director)
MARTIN Philip - (Publishing director)
ORRENIUS Pia - (Publishing director)
Editor
Stanford : Stanford University Press
Edition
Third edition
Pages
188 - 193 p.
Abstract
EN
Book abstract : the third edition of this major work provides a systematic, comparative assessment of the efforts of a selection of major countries, including the U.S., to deal with immigration and immigrant issues— paying particular attention to the ever-widening gap between their migration policy goals and outcomes. Retaining its comprehensive coverage of nations built by immigrants and those with a more recent history of immigration, the new edition pays particular attention to the tensions created by post-colonial immigration, and explores how countries have attempted to control the entry and employment of legal and illegal Third World immigrants, how they cope with the social and economic integration of these new waves of immigrants, and how they deal with forced migration.

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