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Immigration and asylum : from 1900 to the present

Author: Matthew J Gibney; Randall Hansen
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Immigration and Asylum: From 1900 to the Present is an introduction to the key concepts, terms, personalities, and real-world issues associated with the surge of immigration from the beginning of the 20th century to the present. It focuses on the United States, but is also the first encyclopedic work on the subject that reflects a truly global perspective. With contributions from the world's foremost authorities on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Immigration and asylum.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2005
(OCoLC)761125489
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew J Gibney; Randall Hansen
ISBN: 1576077969 1576077977 9781576077962 9781576077979
OCLC Number: 123223952
Awards: Winner of 2006 Outstanding Reference Source 2006 (United States)
Description: 3 volumes (1095 pages) : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Vol 1: A-L --
Vol 2: J-Z --
Vol 3: Documents.
Responsibility: Matthew J. Gibney and Randall Hansen, editors.
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