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The work of strangers : a survey of international labour migration

Author: Peter Stalker
Publisher: Geneva : International Labour Office, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : International government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Statistiques
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stalker, Peter.
Work of strangers.
Geneva : International Labour Office, 1994
Material Type: Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Stalker
ISBN: 922108521X 9789221085218
OCLC Number: 31234659
Description: xii, 327 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: I. The global picture. A shifting landscape --
Ancient paths --
Why people move --
Costs and benefits --
Nations, citizens and immigrants --
Living together --
Working together --
The country left behind --
Defending the borders --
Reducing the pressure. II. Country experience. The main countries of settlement: the United States, Canada and Australia --
Western Europe --
Eastern Europe and the republics of the former Soviet Union --
Latin America and the Caribbean --
Sub-Saharan Africa --
The Gulf States --
Asia. Appendix: the global economic migration table.
Responsibility: Peter Stalker.


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