Global History And Migration / Edition 1

Global History And Migration / Edition 1

by Gungwu Wang
     
 


"Humans have been on the move for millennia, but in modern times migration has accelerated to truly global proportions. The second volume of the Global History series, this book explores the historical"See more details below

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"Humans have been on the move for millennia, but in modern times migration has accelerated to truly global proportions. The second volume of the Global History series, this book explores the historical"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813331249
Publisher:
Westview Press
Publication date:
01/01/1997
Series:
Global History Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
0.72(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)
Lexile:
1560L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

1Migration History: Some Patterns Revisited1
2Moving Europeans in the Globalizing World: Contemporary Migrations in a Historical-Comparative Perspective (1955-1994 v. 1870-1914)23
3Africa and Global Patterns of Migration63
4The Global Migration Crisis95
5Diasporas, the Nation-State, and Globalisation117
6Migrant Workers, Markets, and the Law145
7Of Migration, Great Cities, and Markets: Global Systems of Development183
8Uncertain Globalization: Refugee Movements in the Second Half of the Twentieth Century217
9Travel, Migration, and Images of Social Life239
10Global Movements, Global Walls: Responses to Migration, 1885-1925279
About the Book and Editor309

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