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Migration and public policy

Author: Vaughan Robinson
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA, USA : E. Elgar Pub., ©1999.
Series: International library of studies on migration, 8.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work brings together significant papers on international and internal migration. It investigates the role of governments in enouraging, discouraging or forcing migration. The book critically  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Migration and public policy.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA, USA : E. Elgar Pub., ©1999
(OCoLC)654535214
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Vaughan Robinson
ISBN: 1858989221 9781858989228
OCLC Number: 40654837
Notes: "An Edward Elgar collection."
Description: xxxiv, 645 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: An economic audit of contemporary immigration / Allan Findlay --
Ethics, national sovereignty and the control of immigration / Myron Weiner --
Pakistani workers in the Middle East: volume, trends and consequences / Nasra M. Shah --
Toward a structural analysis of illegal (undocumented) immigration / Alejandro Portes --
Economic growth and immigration in Venezuela / Saskia Sassen-Koob --
From "white Australia" to "part of Asia": recent shifts in Australian immigration policy towards the region / James Jupp --
International migration of professionals / Judith A. Fortney --
From settlers to skilled transients: the changing structure of British international migration / A.M. Findlay --
The changing nature and European perceptions of Europe's refugee problem / Vaughan Robinson --
Problems and policies regarding the socio-economic integration of returnees and foreign workers in Greece / Nicholas P. Glytsos --
Population movement in Zhejiang Province, China: the impact of government policies / Xiushi Yang and Sidney Goldstein --
Population redistribution policies in Great Britain / James H. Johnson and John Salt --
The transmigration programme in Indonesian national development strategy: current status and future requirements / Thomas R. Leinbach --
Settling for war: Soviet immigration and Israel's settlement policy in east Jerusalem / Joost R. Hiltermann --
Comprehensive segregation: the origins of the Group Areas Act and its planning apparatuses / Alan Mabin --
"Ethnic cleansing": a metaphor for our time? / Akbar S. Ahmed --
Europe, Africa, and international migration: an uncomfortable triangle of interests / Kimberly A. Hamilton --
The impact of western European border policies on the control of "refugees" in eastern and central Europe / Mike King --
Internal refugee flows and development-induced population displacement / Michael M. Cernea --
Government policies and international migration of skilled workers in sub-Saharan Africa / William T.S. Gould --
Public housing as a barrier to long-distance migration / Paul Boyle --
The commitment to refugee resettlement / Barry N. Stein --
Admission policy, patterns of migration and integration: the German and French case compared / Wolfgang Seifert --
Value-oriented parameters in migration policies in the 1990s: the Israeli experience / Tamar Horowitz --
Out of place in the country: travellers and the "rural idyll" / Keith H. Halfacree --
The practice of racial dispersal in Birmingham, 1969-1975 / Hazel Flett, Jeff Henderson and Bill Brown --
Up the creek without a paddle?: Britain's boat people ten years on / Vaughan Robinson --
The development of policies for the resettlement of quota refugees in the UK, 1945-91 / Vaughan Robinson --
Migrant remittances and development / Sharon Stanton Russell --
Environmental concerns and international migration / Graeme Hugo --
Indochinese refugees in Canada: sponsorship and adjustment / Gertrud Neuwirth and Lynn Clark --
Labelling refugees: forming and transforming a bureaucratic identity / Roger Zetter.
Series Title: International library of studies on migration, 8.
Responsibility: edited by Vaughan Robinson.

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