Migrations and cultures : a world view (Audiobook on CD, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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Migrations and cultures : a world view

Author: Thomas Sowell
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Most commentators look at the issue of immigration from the viewpoint of immediate politics. In doing so, they focus on only a piece of the issue and lose touch with the larger picture. [In this book, the author] shows the persistence of cultural traits in particular racial and ethnic groups and the role these groups' relocations play in redistributing skills, knowledge, and other forms of "human  Read more...
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Sowell
OCLC Number: 226352152
Notes: Originally published: New York : Basic Books, ©1996.
Description: 1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Migration patterns --
Germans around the world --
Japanese around the world --
Italians around the world --
Overseas Chinese --
Jews of the diaspora --
Overseas Indians --
History and cultures.
Responsibility: Thomas Sowell.

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Migrations and Cultures goes beyond the political view of immigration and presents the whole phenomena of migration and immigration and the major role it plays in the general advancement of the human  Read more...

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