What Is the Impact of Emigration?

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Greenhaven Press's At Issue series provides a wide range of opinions on individual social issues. Each volume focuses on a specific issue and offers a variety of perspectives-eyewitness accounts, governmental views, scientific analysis, newspaper and magazine accounts, and many more-to illuminate the issue. Extensive bibliographies and annotated lists of relevant organizations point to sources for further research. Enhancing critical thinking skills, each At Issue volume is an excellent research tool to help ...

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Overview

Greenhaven Press's At Issue series provides a wide range of opinions on individual social issues. Each volume focuses on a specific issue and offers a variety of perspectives-eyewitness accounts, governmental views, scientific analysis, newspaper and magazine accounts, and many more-to illuminate the issue. Extensive bibliographies and annotated lists of relevant organizations point to sources for further research. Enhancing critical thinking skills, each At Issue volume is an excellent research tool to help readers understand current social issues and prepare reports.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780737746952
  • Publisher: Cengage Gale
  • Publication date: 10/28/2010
  • Series: At Issue Series
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Pages: 99
  • Age range: 15 - 17 Years
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 7

1 Emigration Damages Mexican Culture and Infrastructure Norma Linda UreƱa 10

2 Emigration Has Positive and Negative Consequences in Mexico Kevin Diaz 17

3 The Mexican Government Must Decrease Dependence on Remittances Allan Wall 27

4 Mexico Is Trying New Methods to Influences U.S. Immigration Policy Manuel Roig-Franzia 31

5 European Emigration Is Linked to Its Welfare Systems Paul Belien 36

6 Christian Emigration from Lebanon Gives Islam More Political Power There Rana Fil 40

7 No Country Benefits from Brain Drain Sam Vaknin 44

8 There Are Benefits to Brain Drain Michael A. Clemens David McKenzie 54

9 Americans Are Emigrating in Greater Numbers Jay Tolson 62

10 America Is Losing Skilled Workers Because of Immigration Laws Vivek Wadhwa 72

Organizations to Contact 82

Bibliography 89

Index 94

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