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Product Description: With lyrical text and thought-provoking photography, Their Great Gift explores the experiences of immigrants in the twenty-first century, focusing on the lives of children. Images of families who came to the United States from many different parts of the world celebrate the diversity of our country and contain a vision of hope for the future...read more

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9781467780544 | Carolrhoda Books, March 1, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: With lyrical text and thought-provoking photography, Their Great Gift explores the experiences of immigrants in the twenty-first century, focusing on the lives of children.

Product Description: Readers board the boat to the New World as they read this book about early immigration to the American colonies. What made people want to move to an unknown world? What were the early colonies like for newcomers? This book answers those questions and more, as it follows the American story, from encountering native tribes to establishing farms to growing the seeds of American democracy...read more

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9781508140818 | Reprint edition (Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Readers board the boat to the New World as they read this book about early immigration to the American colonies.

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9781508140849 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $23.60 | About this edition: Readers board the boat to the New World as they read this book about early immigration to the American colonies.

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Product Description: This book explores the place of the 'stranger' within contemporary society against a background of societal strangeness which occurs when global consciousness outstrips global connectivity.

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9780230272569 | Palgrave Macmillan, February 1, 2013, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: The figure of the stranger is in serious need of revision, as is our understanding of the society against which the stranger is projected.

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9781137576712 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 27, 2016, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: This book explores the place of the 'stranger' within contemporary society against a background of societal strangeness which occurs when global consciousness outstrips global connectivity.

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Product Description: International migration presents the human face of globalization, with consequences that make headlines throughout the world. The Cross-Border Connection addresses a paradox at the core of this phenomenon: emigrants departing one society become immigrants in another, tying those two societies together in a variety of ways...read more

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9780674736733 | Harvard Univ Pr, January 5, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: International migration presents the human face of globalization, with consequences that make headlines throughout the world.

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Product Description: This Handbook focuses on the complexity surrounding the interaction between trade, labour mobility and development, taking into consideration social, economic and human rights implications, and identifies mechanisms for lawful movements across borders and their practical implementation...read more
By Elisa Fornal‚ (editor)

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9781137352200 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 13, 2015, cover price $220.00 | About this edition: This Handbook focuses on the complexity surrounding the interaction between trade, labour mobility and development, taking into consideration social, economic and human rights implications, and identifies mechanisms for lawful movements across borders and their practical implementation.

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Product Description: Americans who were born in another country are often called first-generation Americans. They have many different ideas about what it means to be an American. Explore the lives of first-generation Americans and the challenges they face, such as learning English, finding a place to live, living in a new city or town, and sometimes facing discrimination...read more

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9781477767481 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2014, cover price $8.25 | About this edition: Americans who were born in another country are often called first-generation Americans.

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9781477767474 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2014, cover price $23.60

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Product Description: Many Americans are citizens because they were born here. But not everyone who lives here is a citizen. Ease into the process of applying for citizenship with help from this informative volume. Accompanying photos and captions familiarize readers with the citizenship test, the character check, and many other facets of the path to citizenship...read more

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9781477767429 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2014, cover price $8.25 | About this edition: Many Americans are citizens because they were born here.

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9781477767412 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2014, cover price $23.60 | About this edition: Many Americans are citizens because they were born here.

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Product Description: America is a country that is filled with many immigrants. In this fascinating book, readers will learn some of the many reasons immigrants choose to become American citizens. The glossary, index, and table of contents help readers better understand the content as they make their way through this inspiring book...read more

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9781480726345 | Shell Education, October 30, 2013, cover price $23.96 | About this edition: America is a country that is filled with many immigrants.

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Product Description: Traditionally, it has been assumed that immigrant entrepreneurs are disadvantaged relative to native entrepreneurs because they have limited access to resources and markets in their country of adoption. Although the outsider status of entrepreneurs may convey some disadvantages domestically, this very status may serve as a spur to encourage international efforts...read more

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9781593327156 | Lfb Scholarly Pub Llc, October 15, 2013, cover price $69.00 | About this edition: Traditionally, it has been assumed that immigrant entrepreneurs are disadvantaged relative to native entrepreneurs because they have limited access to resources and markets in their country of adoption.

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Product Description: " Immigration played a key role not only in making America s development possible but also in shaping the basic nature of the society. Tens of millions of immigrants over four centuries have made the United States what it is today...read more

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9781621697336 | Rourke Pub Group, August 1, 2013, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: " Immigration played a key role not only in making America s development possible but also in shaping the basic nature of the society.

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9781621698388 | Rourke Pub Group, August 1, 2013, cover price $35.64 | About this edition: " Immigration played a key role not only in making America s development possible but also in shaping the basic nature of the society.

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Product Description: Dangerous Others, Insecure Societies examines the turn in post-industrial societies towards a fear of cultural, racial or religious externality, adopting a ground-breaking analysis which considers 'insecurity' a constituent part of 'otherness', rather than something separate or following from it...read more
By Michalis Lianos (editor)

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9781409443995 | Ashgate Pub Co, March 28, 2013, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Dangerous Others, Insecure Societies examines the turn in post-industrial societies towards a fear of cultural, racial or religious externality, adopting a ground-breaking analysis which considers 'insecurity' a constituent part of 'otherness', rather than something separate or following from it.

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Product Description: With globalization and the ever-increasing migration of professionals, issues related to learning an additional language and culture in professional contexts are prominent in many contemporary societies. Drawing upon data from an extensive research study of internationally educated professionals, this book examines the affordances and constraints to successful professional acculturation, and the relationships between identity, agency, and the acquisition of professional language and culture...read more

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9781441105448 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 21, 2011, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Examines the relationship between identity, agency, and second language acquisition through the experiences of immigrant professionals.

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9781623565749 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 24, 2013, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: With globalization and the ever-increasing migration of professionals, issues related to learning an additional language and culture in professional contexts are prominent in many contemporary societies.

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Product Description: The roots of this book are real and full of characters and heroic stories of the sort one might expect from migration tales, , evoking border crossings past and present.In Abou Farman s hands the stories turn into a larger meditation on movement, conveyed with humour and a subtle irony...read more

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9780987831743 | Litdistco, September 8, 2012, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The roots of this book are real and full of characters and heroic stories of the sort one might expect from migration tales, , evoking border crossings past and present.

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Product Description: A large part of the population of the United States was built on immigration from around the world. This fascinating book looks at the people, traditions, and ways of life today of both Native Americans and the many cultures that have landed on the shores of the United States.

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9780778798392, titled "United States: The People: The People" | Revised edition (Crabtree Pub Co, August 30, 2012), cover price $8.95

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9780778798361, titled "United States: The People: The People" | Crabtree Pub Co, September 30, 2012, cover price $26.60 | About this edition: A large part of the population of the United States was built on immigration from around the world.

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Product Description: This book contributes to the current debate on migration policy, focusing on three main elements in the standard migration policy dialogue:• The regulation of flows• The integration of immigrants• The impact of labor mobility on developmentIn particular, this book argues that the current governance of international migration is both insufficient and inefficient...read more

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9789264126312 | Organization for Economic, March 2, 2012, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: This book contributes to the current debate on migration policy, focusing on three main elements in the standard migration policy dialogue:• The regulation of flows• The integration of immigrants• The impact of labor mobility on developmentIn particular, this book argues that the current governance of international migration is both insufficient and inefficient.

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9781590787656 | Calkins Creek, March 1, 2012, cover price $17.95

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Product Description: Accessible yet sophisticated book that discusses the issues of immigration on a global level. Should people who are oppressed or simply want a better life for themselves be able to move to countries that offer more opportunities? Or does immigration to these countries mean less opportunities for the people who already live there? Are current immigration policies working? Are they fair...read more

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9781432962098 | Not Applicable, July 1, 2011, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Accessible yet sophisticated book that discusses the issues of immigration on a global level.

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9781432951757 | Heinemann/Raintree, July 15, 2011, cover price $33.50 | About this edition: Accessible yet sophisticated book that discusses the issues of immigration on a global level.

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Product Description: The popular imagination of marriage migration has been influenced by stories of marriage of convenience, of forced marriage, trafficking and of so-called mail-order brides. This book presents a uniquely global view of an expanding field that challenges these and other stereotypes of cross-border marriage...read more

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9780230218079 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 15, 2010, cover price $110.00 | also contains Global Marriage: Cross-border Marriage and Marriage Migration in Context | About this edition: The popular imagination of marriage migration has been influenced by stories of marriage of convenience, of forced marriage, trafficking and of so-called mail-order brides.

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Product Description: The popular imagination of marriage migration has been influenced by stories of marriage of convenience, of forced marriage, trafficking and of so-called mail-order brides. This book presents a uniquely global view of an expanding field that challenges these and other stereotypes of cross-border marriage...read more

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9780230218079, titled "Global Marriage: Cross-Border Marriage Migration in Global Context" | Palgrave Macmillan, October 15, 2010, cover price $110.00 | also contains Global Marriage: Cross-Border Marriage Migration in Global Context | About this edition: The popular imagination of marriage migration has been influenced by stories of marriage of convenience, of forced marriage, trafficking and of so-called mail-order brides.

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Product Description: Das Buch befasst sich mit den Beziehungen zwischen Migranten und ethnischen Minderheiten und den Herausforderungen, die sie dem Nationalstaat gegenüber darstellen. Die verschiedenen Formen der Inklusion innerhalb des Nationalstaats werden aus einer transatlantischen Perspektive untersucht...read more

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9783531170282 | Vs Verlag Fur Sozialwissenschaften, January 14, 2010, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: Das Buch befasst sich mit den Beziehungen zwischen Migranten und ethnischen Minderheiten und den Herausforderungen, die sie dem Nationalstaat gegenüber darstellen.

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Product Description: This volume explores the discourses and representations that have circumvented the image that is the Traveller, the Roma (Gypsy) and migrant Other . It is generally acknowledged that the globalisation and mass-media dissemination which characterise the current era have overseen a range of complex socio-cultural forces, many of which have blurred the once-reified borders of the post-Enlightenment, modern , nation-state...read more
By Micheal O'Haodha (editor)

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9781443811149 | Cambridge Scholars Pub, August 1, 2009, cover price $58.95 | About this edition: This volume explores the discourses and representations that have circumvented the image that is the Traveller, the Roma (Gypsy) and migrant Other .

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