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International Migration : Globalization's Last Frontier.

Author: Jonathon W Moses
Publisher: London : Zed Books Ltd., 2006.
Series: Global issues.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Abolish border controls? Let in large numbers of immigrants? Can this author can be serious? That may be the immediate response to this books evidence in favour of getting rid of costly, often inhumane and only partially effective barriers. But the whole apparatus of passports, visas and fenced borders is relatively new in history. It never used to be regarded as necessary. The United States, Canada and the Latin  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathon W Moses
ISBN: 9781848131057 1848131054 9781842776599 1842776592 9781842776582 1842776584 9786611259006 6611259007
OCLC Number: 476155794
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (277 pages).
Contents: Cover; Contents; Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. Two Paradoxes of Globalization; 3. Some Historical Perspective; 4. The Moral Argument; 5. A Political Argument; 6. An Economic Argument; 7. Who Opposes Free Migration?; 8. Questioning Conventional Wisdom; 9. Conclusion and Policy Responses; Notes; Suggested Reading; Index.
Series Title: Global issues.

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Jonathan Moses puts the arguments in favour of free mobility, and counters those against.  Read more...

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