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Product Description: Twenty Years at Hull House is an outstanding example of the humanitarianism movement in America at the turn of the century. Jane Addams, the author and narrator of the book, was born in Illinois. Early in her life she began to see the effects of poverty on people...read more

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9780899682594 | Lightyear Pr, August 1, 1992, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A pioneering social worker relates her experiences and observations.

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9781481253567, titled "20 Years at Hull-house" | Createspace Independent Pub, December 14, 2012, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Twenty Years at Hull House is an outstanding example of the humanitarianism movement in America at the turn of the century.
9781466400016, titled "20 Years at Hull-House" | Createspace Independent Pub, October 2, 2011, cover price $9.95

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9781156930922 | General Books, August 20, 2010, cover price $10.09

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9781156065006 | General Books, July 26, 2010, cover price $7.74

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Product Description: This volume follows on from the previous volume on 50 years of Turkish labour migration in Germany. It points out the continuity and processuality that have continued since the anniversary. An interdisciplinary range of contributions looks at German-Turkish negotiations in the context of economic and diplomatic history, the apparent contradiction between committed literature and literary aesthetics in migration literature, the depiction of Turks and Turkey in German reading books, guestworker migration as a motive in Turkish films, theatre work as an arena for protest and communicative actions in the light of the experience of marginalisation...read more

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9783847100454 | Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht Gmbh & Co, November 21, 2012, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This volume follows on from the previous volume on 50 years of Turkish labour migration in Germany.

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Product Description: This book relates the experiences of the zanryu-hojin - the Japanese civilians, mostly women and children, who were abandoned in Manchuria after the end of the Second World War when Japan’s puppet state in Manchuria ended, and when most Japanese who has been based there returned to Japan...read more

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9780415837798 | Reprint edition (Routledge, January 29, 2013), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: This book relates the experiences of the zanryu-hojin - the Japanese civilians, mostly women and children, who were abandoned in Manchuria after the end of the Second World War when Japan’s puppet state in Manchuria ended, and when most Japanese who has been based there returned to Japan.

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Product Description: Interkulturelle Arbeit hat das Ziel, ein harmonisches Zusammenleben vieler Menschen unterschiedlicher Kulturen mittels bestimmter Kompetenzen zu fördern. Doch wie kann Interkulturelle Arbeit sinnvoll und effektiv auf die Anforderungen einer modernen Gesellschaft eingehen?Nach einer Erläuterung des Kulturbegriffs inklusive der Aspekte von Lebenswelten, Deutungs-und Orientierungsmustern, setzt sich die Autorin im zweiten Kapitel mit den Grundlagen von Sprache und Kommunikation sowie von Stereotypen und Vorurteilen auseinander...read more

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9783862261901, titled "Abenteuer Mit Migrantinnen Und Migranten: Ein Erlebnisorientiertes Konzept Für Die Interkulturelle Arbeit" | Centaurus Verlag & Media Gmbh & Co, March 6, 2015, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Interkulturelle Arbeit hat das Ziel, ein harmonisches Zusammenleben vieler Menschen unterschiedlicher Kulturen mittels bestimmter Kompetenzen zu fördern.

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Product Description: In an era when immigration was at its peak, the Fabre Line offered the only transatlantic route to southern New England. One of its most important ports was in Providence, Rhode Island. Nearly eighty-four thousand immigrants were admitted to the country between the years 1911 and 1934...read more

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9781626192294 | History Pr, November 19, 2013, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: In an era when immigration was at its peak, the Fabre Line offered the only transatlantic route to southern New England.

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Product Description: Book by Vengrin, Michael, Bruce, Bruce David

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9780137597543 | 7 stg edition (Prentice Hall, June 1, 1999), cover price $21.40 | also contains Gendered Migrations and Global Social Reproduction | About this edition: Book by Vengrin, Michael, Bruce, Bruce David
9780131168817 | Stg edition (Prentice Hall, December 1, 1994), cover price $20.25

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Product Description: Structured to meet employers’ needs for low-wage farm workers, the well-known Bracero Program recruited thousands of Mexicans to perform physical labor in the United States between 1942 and 1964 in exchange for remittances sent back to Mexico...read more

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9780520282667, titled "Abrazando El Espíritu: Bracero Families Confront the US-Mexico Border" | Univ of California Pr, September 26, 2014, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Structured to meet employers’ needs for low-wage farm workers, the well-known Bracero Program recruited thousands of Mexicans to perform physical labor in the United States between 1942 and 1964 in exchange for remittances sent back to Mexico.

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9780520282674, titled "Abrazando El Espíritu: Bracero Families Confront the US-Mexico Border" | Univ of California Pr, September 27, 2014, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Structured to meet employers’ needs for low-wage farm workers, the well-known Bracero Program recruited thousands of Mexicans to perform physical labor in the United States between 1942 and 1964 in exchange for remittances sent back to Mexico.

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Product Description: Reveals how four very different women seek a sense of belonging, identity and home through the lifelong process of immigration

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9781439909454 | Temple Univ Pr, January 25, 2013, cover price $84.50 | About this edition: Reveals how four very different women seek a sense of belonging, identity and home through the lifelong process of immigration

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9781439909461 | Temple Univ Pr, January 25, 2013, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Reveals how four very different women seek a sense of belonging, identity and home through the lifelong process of immigration

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Product Description: The plans for this study were formulated between I956 and I958. For some time then, I had been interested in the processes of personal and social accommodation and in the factors that were responsible for resistance to change. While a graduate student at Columbia University at that time, I was also affiliated with a multidisciplinary research group at Cornell University Medical Colleges studying the reactions of people of various cultural and social backgrounds to situations of stress...read more

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9789401551373 | Springer Verlag, January 1, 1969, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The plans for this study were formulated between I956 and I958.

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Product Description: Can the recent influx of immigrants successfully enter the mainstream of American life, or will many of them fail to thrive and become part of a permanent underclass? Achieving Anew examines immigrant life in school, at work, and in communities and demonstrates that recent immigrants and their children do make substantial progress over time, both within and between generations...read more

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9780871549204 | Russell Sage Foundation, May 1, 2009, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Can the recent influx of immigrants successfully enter the mainstream of American life, or will many of them fail to thrive and become part of a permanent underclass?

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9780871549266 | Russell Sage Foundation, October 1, 2011, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Can the recent influx of immigrants successfully enter the mainstream of American life, or will many of them fail to thrive and become part of a permanent underclass?

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Product Description: A powerful, emotional memoir and an extraordinary portrait of three generations of Tibetan women whose lives are forever changed when Chairman Mao's Red Army crushes Tibetan independence, sending a young mother and her six-year-old daughter on a treacherous journey across the snowy Himalayas toward freedomKunsang thought she would never leave Tibet...read more

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9781410445261 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, February 1, 2012), cover price $31.99
9780312600136 | St Martins Pr, September 27, 2011, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: A powerful, emotional memoir and an extraordinary portrait of three generations of Tibetan women whose lives are forever changed when Chairman Mao's Red Army crushes Tibetan independence, sending a young mother and her six-year-old daughter on a treacherous journey across the snowy Himalayas toward freedomKunsang thought she would never leave Tibet.

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9781250012036 | Reprint edition (Griffin, October 30, 2012), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: A powerful, emotional memoir and an extraordinary portrait of three generations of Tibetan women whose lives are forever changed when Chairman Mao's Red Army crushes Tibetan independence, sending a young mother and her six-year-old daughter on a treacherous journey across the snowy Himalayas toward freedomKunsang thought she would never leave Tibet.

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Product Description: Der Betrachtung der Adoleszenz kommt für das Verständnis von Bildungsprozessen große Bedeutung zu, da die Adoleszenz eine entscheidende Phase für die Veränderung von Welt- und Selbstverhältnissen und die Neukonstruktion von Lebensentwürfen darstellt...read more

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9783531164717 | 2 edition (Vs Verlag Fur Sozialwissenschaften, January 15, 2009), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Der Betrachtung der Adoleszenz kommt für das Verständnis von Bildungsprozessen große Bedeutung zu, da die Adoleszenz eine entscheidende Phase für die Veränderung von Welt- und Selbstverhältnissen und die Neukonstruktion von Lebensentwürfen darstellt.

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Product Description: Adult Language Education and Migration: Challenging Agendas in Policy and Practice provides a lively and critical examination of policy and practice in language education for adult migrants around the world, showing how opportunities for learning the language of a new country both shape and are shaped by policy moves...read more
By Anne Whiteside (editor)

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9780415733595 | Routledge, March 24, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Adult Language Education and Migration: Challenging Agendas in Policy and Practice provides a lively and critical examination of policy and practice in language education for adult migrants around the world, showing how opportunities for learning the language of a new country both shape and are shaped by policy moves.

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9780415733601 | Routledge, April 1, 2015, cover price $55.95 | About this edition: Adult Language Education and Migration: Challenging Agendas in Policy and Practice provides a lively and critical examination of policy and practice in language education for adult migrants around the world, showing how opportunities for learning the language of a new country both shape and are shaped by policy moves.
9780380896370, titled "Sign of Chaos" | Reissue edition (Avon Books, January 1, 1991), cover price $4.99 | also contains Sign of Chaos | About this edition: Recounts the complex story of Merlin Corey, a princely heir caught up in the intrigues of the warring rulers of all alternate realities
9780380896332, titled "Martian Spring" | Avon Books, September 1, 1986, cover price $3.50 | also contains Martian Spring | About this edition: A human expedition to Mars intrudes upon the ancient, mysterious tribes of Mars, who are determined to protect their civilization from all trespassers, particularly the human race--who have violated interstellar law with their nuclear weapons

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By Christian Groes (editor)

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9780226405018 | Univ of Chicago Pr, November 21, 2016, cover price $105.00

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9780226405155 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, November 21, 2016), cover price $35.00

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9781157021278 | General Books, November 24, 2010, cover price $8.14

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Product Description: Tracing the expansion of South African business into other areas of Africa in the years after apartheid, Richard A. Schroeder explores why South Africans have not always made themselves welcome guests abroad. By looking at investments in Tanzania, a frontline state in the fight for liberation, Schroeder focuses on the encounter between white South Africans and Tanzanians and the cultural, social, and economic controversies that have emerged as South African firms assume control of local assets...read more

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9780253005991 | Indiana Univ Pr, September 3, 2012, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Tracing the expansion of South African business into other areas of Africa in the years after apartheid, Richard A.

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9780253006004 | Indiana Univ Pr, September 3, 2012, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Tracing the expansion of South African business into other areas of Africa in the years after apartheid, Richard A.

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Product Description: The AAU held the COREVIP in Tripoli, Libya, under the theme: African Brain Drain Managing the Drain: Working with the Diaspora. The conference through the various speeches and papers presented by researchers and scholars brought to the fore the need for a shift away from the blame-game which has characterised the brain drain debate for many years to a more constructive engagement with the African Diaspora, as a means for African higher educational institutions to tap this African intellectual resource...read more

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9789988589448, titled "The African Brain Drain: Managing the Drain: Working with the Diaspora" | African Books Collective, October 15, 2010, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The AAU held the COREVIP in Tripoli, Libya, under the theme: African Brain Drain Managing the Drain: Working with the Diaspora.

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Product Description: African Diaspora Identities provides insights into the complex transnational processes involved in shaping the migratory identities of African immigrants. It seeks to understand the durability of these African transnational migrant identities and their impact on inter-minority group relationships...read more

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9780739146378 | Lexington Books, August 31, 2010, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: African Diaspora Identities provides insights into the complex transnational processes involved in shaping the migratory identities of African immigrants.

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9780739146385 | Reprint edition (Lexington Books, December 9, 2011), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: African Diaspora Identities provides insights into the complex transnational processes involved in shaping the migratory identities of African immigrants.

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Product Description: This insightful book examines the Black African diaspora in Britain through an examination of its demography, recent patterns of migration, changing patterns of residence, and socio-economic position. It provides an analysis of the areas where Black Africans face disadvantage, including labour market participation, housing markets, health and social care, and residence in deprived neighbourhoods...read more

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9781137456533 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 2016, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: This insightful book examines the Black African diaspora in Britain through an examination of its demography, recent patterns of migration, changing patterns of residence, and socio-economic position.

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Product Description: Immigrant incorporation has become a key issue for France and other European societies. This book uses voices of individuals within Sub-Saharan African immigrant families to describe their integration experience as 'Another France...read more

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9780230361959, titled "African Immigrant Families in Another France: Sub-saharan African Immigrants in France" | Palgrave Macmillan, September 25, 2014, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Immigrant incorporation has become a key issue for France and other European societies.

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Product Description: An overview of the involuntary and voluntary immigration of people of African nativity to the United States and discussion of the pre- and post-1960 African immigrant experience. Includes useful statistics on the U.S. African immigrant population from the colonial era to 2011.

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9781937622565 | Africana Homestead Legacy Pub, February 27, 2013, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: An overview of the involuntary and voluntary immigration of people of African nativity to the United States and discussion of the pre- and post-1960 African immigrant experience.

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Product Description: The process of migration control mirrors the trajectories of the people who traverse national boundaries, making today’s borders flexible and fluid. This book explores the transformation of migration control in the post 9/11 era...read more

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9781138800519 | Routledge, August 18, 2015, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: The process of migration control mirrors the trajectories of the people who traverse national boundaries, making today’s borders flexible and fluid.

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