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Dirty Work: Immigrants in Domestic Service, Agriculture, and Prostitution in Sicily

by Jeffrey E. Cole & Sally S. Booth

Dirty Work explores the lives and work of recent immigrants from Africa, Asia, and elsewhere to the southern Italian region of Sicily. Using extensive research, Cole and Booth focus on the experiences of foreigners...


Let Them In: The Case for Open Borders

by Jason L. Riley

A conservative columnist makes an eye-opening case for why immigration improves the lives of Americans and is important for the future of the country

Separating fact from myth in today’s heated immigration...


Americans at the Gate: The United States and Refugees during the Cold War

by Carl J. Bon Tempo

Unlike the 1930s, when the United States tragically failed to open its doors to Europeans fleeing Nazism, the country admitted over three million refugees during the Cold War. This dramatic reversal gave rise...


Immigrant Women Workers in the Neoliberal Age

by Nilda Flores-Gonzalez & Anna Romina Guevarra

Interdisciplinary perspectives on an underrepresented labor force


Overcrowded World: Global Population and International Migration

by Rainer Munz & Albert Reiterer

How will manage the earth's population growth from today's 6.8 billion to 9 billion by 2050?


Romanians in Western Europe: Migration, Status Dilemmas, and Transnational Connections

by Remus Gabriel Anghel

This book analyzes the Romanian migration that has developed in recent years as one of the largest migration waves in Europe. By comparing two migrant groups in Italy and Germany, this analysis reveals the ways...


From Every End of This Earth

by Steven V. Roberts

New York Times bestselling author Steven V. Roberts follows the stories of thirteen families in this poignant, eye-opening look at immigration in America today.

America is a nation of immigrants. But what does...


Little Ethiopia of the Pacific Northwest

by Joseph W. Scott & Solomon A. Getahun

This book tells the story of the Ethiopian community started in Seattle by college students who came to the city during the Ethiopian revolution of 1974, but were unable to return. These stranded students became...


The Immigrant's Guide to Living in Australia

by Hymie Zawatzky

Australia is a country superbly organised to assist new immigrants and overseas business people wanting to relocate their business and staff to Australia. Before taking that huge step you need to know what to...


On the Crofter's Trail

by David Craig

In the Clearances of the 19th century, crofts - once the mainstay of Highland life in Scotland - were swept away as the land was put over to sheep grazing. Many of the people of the Highlands and islands of...


Latin American Migrations to the U.S. Heartland: Changing Social Landscapes in Middle America

by Linda Allegro & Andrew Grant Wood

New perspectives on Latin American migration to the interior United States


Sikhs in Europe: Migration, Identities and Representations

by Knut A. Jacobsen & Kristina Myrvold

Sikhs in Europe are neglected in the study of religions and migrant groups: previous studies have focused on the history, culture and religious practices of Sikhs in North America and the UK, but few have focused...


Mobility, Markets and Indigenous Socialities: Contemporary Migration in the Peruvian Andes

by Cecilie Vindal Ødegaard

Exploring how people from Andean communities seek progress and social mobility by moving to the cities, Cecilie Ødegaard demonstrates the changing significance of kinship, reciprocity and ritual in an urban...


Eastern European Immigrant Families

by Mihaela Robila

Immigration from Eastern Europe to the United States has grown significantly in the last few decades. While Asian and Latin American immigrations have been central to the discourse of migration to the US, the...


Past Human Migrations in East Asia: Matching Archaeology, Linguistics and Genetics

by Alicia Sanchez-Mazas, Roger Blench & Malcolm D. Ross

The study of the prehistory of East Asia is developing very rapidly. In uncovering the story of the flows of human migration that constituted the peopling of East Asia there exists widespread debate about the...


Chinese Americans and Their Immigrant Parents: Conflict, Identity, and Values

by Terry S Trepper & May Tung

Based on culture-related themes derived from the author's psychotherapeutic work with young Chinese-American professionals, this important book relates personal problems and conditions to specific sources in...


Global Crossings: Immigration, Civilization, and America

by Alvaro Vargas Llosa

The recent reawakening of the debate about migration in the new millennium has evoked intense emotion, particularly in the United States and Europe, and Global Crossings cuts through the jungle of myth, falsehood,...


To the Ends of the Earth: Northern Soul and Southern Nights in Western Australia

by Paul Mercieca, Anne Chapman & Marnie O'Neill

Northern Soul is a cultural phenomenon twice removed from its original source in Britain in the late 1960s. By giving voice to the members of this scene, this book explores theories about how identity and cultural...


Right to DREAM: Immigration Reform and America's Future

by William A. Schwab

Right to DREAM makes a compelling argument for the DREAM Act and comprehensive immigration reform.


Migration-Trust Networks: Social Cohesion in Mexican US-Bound Emigration

by Nadia Yamel Flores-Yeffal

In an important new application of sociological theories, Nadia Y. Flores-Yeffal offers fresh insights into the ways in which social networks function among immigrants who arrive in the United States from Mexico...