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Strangers No More: Immigration and the Challenges of Integration in North America and Western Europe

by Richard Alba & Nancy Foner

Strangers No More is the first book to compare immigrant integration across key Western countries. Focusing on low-status newcomers and their children, it examines how they are making their way in four critical...


Digital Curation in the Digital Humanities: Preserving and Promoting Archival and Special Collections

by Arjun Sabharwal

Archives and special collections departments have a long history of preserving and providing long-term access to organizational records, rare books, and other unique primary sources including manuscripts, photographs,...


The Illegal Man

by Patrick Dearen

A story that could have come out of today’s headlines, this reissue of Patrick Dearen’s 1981 novel explores an illegal alien’s desperate attempt to provide for his family.

Ricardo has known only poverty...


White Backlash: Immigration, Race, and American Politics

by Marisa Abrajano & Zoltan L. Hajnal

White Backlash provides an authoritative assessment of how immigration is reshaping the politics of the nation. Using an array of data and analysis, Marisa Abrajano and Zoltan Hajnal show that fears about immigration...


Breaking the Silence: Voices of the British Children of Refugees from Nazism

by Merilyn Moos

An in-depth analysis of the memories and experiences of the British second generation of refugees from Nazism before the Holocaust. This oral history project investigates the impact of their parents’ trauma,...


The Children of Perestroika: Moscow Teenagers Talk About Their Lives and the Future: Moscow Teenagers Talk About Their Lives and the Future

by Deborah Adelman

This work provides an examination of US refugee policy since the 1960s, particularly as it has been applied to Cuba, Haiti and Central America. The authors also address world-wide refugee problems, proposing...


From the Dissident Right II: Essays 2013

by John Derbyshire

This book is mainly a collection of speeches made and essays published in 2013. Most of the material appeared on VDARE.com, an online magazine dedicated to frank discussion of the National Question, which embraces...


Secularism and Identity: Non-Islamiosity in the Iranian Diaspora

by Reza Gholami

Within western political, media and academic discourses, Muslim communities are predominantly seen through the prism of their Islamic religiosities, yet there exist within diasporic communities unique and complex...


African Immigrants in Contemporary Spanish Texts: Crossing the Strait

by Debra Faszer-McMahon & Victoria L. Ketz

How African immigrants represent themselves and are represented in contemporary Spanish texts is the subject of this interdisciplinary collection. Analyzing novels, poetry, films, online forums, and other genres,...


Dismantling Diasporas: Rethinking the Geographies of Diasporic Identity, Connection and Development

by Anastasia Christou & Elizabeth Mavroudi

Re-energising debates on the conceptualisation of diasporas in migration scholarship and in geography, this work stresses the important role that geographers can play in interrupting assumptions about the spaces...


Guatemala-U.S. Migration: Transforming Regions

by Susanne Jonas & Néstor Rodríguez

Guatemala-U.S. Migration: Transforming Regions is a pioneering, comprehensive, and multifaceted study of Guatemalan migration to the United States from the late 1970s to the present. It analyzes this migration...


Russian Folk Belief

by Linda J. Ivanits

A scholarly work that aims to be both broad enough in scope to satisfy upper-division undergraduates studying folk belief and narrative and detailed enough to meet the needs of graduate students in the field....


Skilled Migration, Expectation and Reality: Chinese Professionals and the Global Labour Market

by Ying Lu, Ramanie Samaratunge & Charmine E.J. Härtel

In Skilled Migration, Expectation and Reality the authors offer the findings of their research into the acculturation and integration issues confronting Professional Chinese Immigrants in the Australian labour...


China's Minorities on the Move: Selected Case Studies: Selected Case Studies

by Robyn Iredale, Naran Bilik & Guo Fei

The movement of Han Chinese into minority regions has been a long-standing pattern in China. However, China's minorities have taken longer to start moving in significant numbers and have now become part of a...


The Road to Disillusion: From Critical Marxism to Post-communism in Eastern Europe: From Critical Marxism to Post-communism in Eastern Europe

by Raymond C. Taras

The history of reform movements in postwar Eastern Europe is ultimately ironic, inasmuch as the reformers' successes and defeats alike served to discredit and demoralize the regimes they sought to redeem. The...


The Irregularization of Migration in Contemporary Europe: Detention, Deportation, Drowning

by Yolande Jansen, Robin Celikates & Joost de Bloois

This carefully curated collection addresses the intertwined political, legal, cultural, and normative dimensions of the irregularization of migration.


Diasporas and Homeland Conflicts: A Comparative Perspective

by Bahar Baser

As violent conflicts become increasingly intra-state rather than inter-state, international migration has rendered them increasingly transnational, as protagonists from each side find themselves in new countries...


Preventing Human Trafficking: Education and NGOs in Thailand

by Robert W. Spires

This book explores human trafficking, examining the work of grass-roots, non-profit organizations who educate and rehabilitate human trafficking victims and at-risk youth. Through interviews with staff and children,...


Suspect Families: DNA Analysis, Family Reunification and Immigration Policies

by Torsten Heinemann, Ilpo Helén & Thomas Lemke

Suspect Families is the first book to investigate the social, political, and ethical implications of parental testing for family reunification in immigration cases. Drawing on policy documents, legal frameworks,...


Spaces of Governmentality: Autonomous Migration and the Arab Uprisings

by Martina Tazzioli

This book explores migrants’ movements and struggles taking place in the aftermath of the Arab Revolutions and examines how they impact the European space.