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New perspectives on migration and development

Author: Jeronimo Cortina
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Through pressing, current case studies, contributors examine the ubiquitous interplay among migration, development, culture, human rights, and government, all toward advancing more effective  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeronimo Cortina
ISBN: 9780231156806 0231156804
OCLC Number: 858795321
Description: 346 p. : illustrations
Contents: List of Illustrations and Tables Acknowledgments Introduction, by Joseph E. Stiglitz, Jeronimo Cortina, and Enrique Ochoa-Reza Part I. Migration, Development, States, Culture, and Human Rights 1. Development and Migration: Historical Trends and Future Research, by Josh DeWind and Damla Ergun 2. The Impact of Migration on Development: Explicating the Role of the State, by Rodolfo O. de la Garza 3. Bringing Culture Back In: Opportunities and Challenges for the Migration-Development Nexus, by Peggy Levitt and Deepak Lamba-Nieves 4. Protecting the Rights of Migrant Workers, by Khalid Koser Part II. Migration, Development, Children, and Women 5. Family and School Reconfiguration: The Case of Ecuadorian Highland Migration to Spain, by Alexandra Escobar Garcia and Soledad Alvarez Velasco 6. Women, Children, and Migration: Developmental Considerations, by Jeronimo Cortina and Enrique Ochoa-Reza Part III. Migration and Development: Country Experiences 7. Migration and Development: Lessons from the Moroccan Experience, by Hein de Haas 8. The Southern Crossroads: Human Mobility, Governance, and Development in South Africa, by Loren B. Landau and Aurelia Segatti 9. Migration Between the Asia- Pacific and Australia: A Development Perspective, by Graeme Hugo 10. Asian Migration to the United States: Development Implications for Asia, by Philip Martin 11. Indian Migrants to the Gulf: The Kerala Experience, by S. Irudaya Rajan and K. C. Zachariah Notes Index
Responsibility: edited by Jeronimo Cortina and Enrique Ochoa-Reza


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