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International migration : globalization's last frontier

Author: Jonathon Wayne Moses
Publisher: Bangkok, Thailand : White Lotus ; Black Point, N.S. : Fernwood Pub. ; Bangalore, India : Books for Change ; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia : SIRD ; Cape Town, South Africa : David Philip ; London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Series: Global issues series (Zed Books)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jonathan Moses puts the arguments in favour of free mobility, and counters those against.

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Moses, Jonathon Wayne, 1962-
International migration.
Bangkok, Thailand : White Lotus ; Black Point, N.S. : Fernwood Pub. ; Bangalore, India : Books for Change ; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia : SIRD ; Cape Town, South Africa : David Philip ; London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2006
(OCoLC)607834857
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathon Wayne Moses
ISBN: 1842776584 9781842776582 1842776592 9781842776599 1552661946 9781552661949 1842776282 9781842776285
OCLC Number: 60596233
Description: xiv, 253 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction --
A timely argument ... --
... a good argument ... --
... but a difficult argument --
2. Two paradoxes of globalization --
Economic inequalities --
Political inequalities --
Growing demand for migration --
3. Some historical perspective --
Migration in the long arc of history --
The mercantilist period --
The liberal period --
The new liberal period --
Conclusion --
4. The moral argument --
Mobility as a universal right --
The instrumentalist argument --
Conclusion --
5. A political argument --
The problem with closed borders : the case of apartheid --
A market-based approach --
The political benefits of free migration --
6. An economic argument --
Host-country benefits --
Sending-country benefits --
International benefits --
Conclusion --
7. Who opposes free migration? --
Public opinion --
The undying state --
Diffuse and particular interests --
8. Questioning conventional wisdom --
The great flood of immigrants --
Brain drain --
Migration's effect on culture --
The challenge of political realism --
Security concerns --
9. Conclusion and policy responses --
Policy responses --
Broadening the debate.
Series Title: Global issues series (Zed Books)
Responsibility: Jonathon W. Moses.
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'Makes a huge contribution to widening the migration debate.'Birgit Jentsch, National Centre for Migration Studies, UK'Carefully reasoned, forcefully presented, and passionately argued. Intellectual Read more...

 
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