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Migration Theory: Talking Across the Disciplines

Migration Theory: Talking Across the Disciplines

by Caroline B. Brettell, James F. Hollifield


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First published in 2000

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ISBN-13: 9780415926102
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/28/2000
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents


Introduction: Migration Theory: Talking Across the Disciplines

Caroline B. Brettell and James F. Hollifield

1. History and the Study of Immigration: Narratives of the Particular

Hasia R. Diner

2. Demography and International Migration

Charles B. Keely

3. Are Immigrants Favorably Self-Selected?: An Economic Analysis

Barry R. Chiswick

4. The Sociology of Immigration: From Assimilation to Segmented Integration, from the American Experience to the Global Arena.

Barbara Schmitter Heisler

5. Theorizing Migration in Anthropology: The Social Construction of Networks, Identities, Communities and Globalscapes

Caroline B. Brettell

6. The Politics of International Migration: How Can We 'Bring the State Back In?'

James F. Hollifield

7. Law and the Study of Migration

Peter Schuck

8. The Economic Analysis of Immigration Law

Howard F. Chang

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