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The Resource The age of migration : international population movements in the modern world, Stephen Castles, Hein de Haas, and Mark J. Miller

The age of migration : international population movements in the modern world, Stephen Castles, Hein de Haas, and Mark J. Miller

Label
The age of migration : international population movements in the modern world
Title
The age of migration
Title remainder
international population movements in the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Castles, Hein de Haas, and Mark J. Miller
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • " The leading text in the field, this authoritative work offers a global perspective on the nature of migration flows, why they occur, and their consequences for both origin and destination societies. Chapters provide up-to-date descriptions and comparative analyses of major migration regions in the North and South. The role of population movements in the formation of ethnic minority groups is examined, as is the impact of growing ethnic diversity on economies, cultures, and political institutions. Useful pedagogical features include accessible boxed examples, tables, maps, and suggestions for further reading. The companion website features an online-only chapter, additional case studies, links to relevant resources, and periodic updates. New to This Edition *Thoroughly revised with the latest information, analysis, theoretical developments, and policies. *Addresses the impact of the global economic crisis since 2008. *Covers the effects of climate change on migration and security. *Discusses new types of labor migration; marriage migration; new areas of origin, transit, and destination; and other current trends"--
  • "The leading text in the field, this authoritative work offers a global perspective on the nature of migration flows, why they occur, and their consequences for both origin and destination societies. Chapters provide up-to-date descriptions and comparative analyses of major migration regions in the North and South. The role of population movements in the formation of ethnic minority groups is examined, as is the impact of growing ethnic diversity on economies, cultures, and political institutions. Useful pedagogical features include accessible boxed examples, tables, maps, and suggestions for further reading. The companion website features an online-only chapter, additional case studies, links to relevant resources, and periodic updates"--
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  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Castles, Stephen
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6032
LC item number
.C37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haas, Hein de
  • Miller, Mark J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emigration and immigration
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Emigration & Immigration
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Globalization
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Geography
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Migratie (demografie)
  • Internationalisatie
  • Arbeidsmigratie
  • Overheidsbeleid
Label
The age of migration : international population movements in the modern world, Stephen Castles, Hein de Haas, and Mark J. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Preface to the Fifth Edition -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Theories of Migration -- 3. How Migration Transforms Societies -- 4. International Migration before 1945 -- 5. Migration in Europe since 1945 -- 6. Migration in the Americas -- 7. Migration in the Asia-Pacific Region -- 8. Migration in Africa and the Middle East -- 9. Migration, Security and the Debate on Climate Change -- 10. The State and International Migration: The Quest for Control -- 11. Migrants and Minorities in the Labour Force -- 12. New Ethnic Minorities and Society -- 13. Immigrants and Politics -- 14. Conclusion: Migration in the Twenty-First Century
Control code
846540484
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Fifth edition
Extent
xvii, 401 pages
Isbn
9781462513116
Lccn
2013027895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)846540484
Label
The age of migration : international population movements in the modern world, Stephen Castles, Hein de Haas, and Mark J. Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Preface to the Fifth Edition -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Theories of Migration -- 3. How Migration Transforms Societies -- 4. International Migration before 1945 -- 5. Migration in Europe since 1945 -- 6. Migration in the Americas -- 7. Migration in the Asia-Pacific Region -- 8. Migration in Africa and the Middle East -- 9. Migration, Security and the Debate on Climate Change -- 10. The State and International Migration: The Quest for Control -- 11. Migrants and Minorities in the Labour Force -- 12. New Ethnic Minorities and Society -- 13. Immigrants and Politics -- 14. Conclusion: Migration in the Twenty-First Century
Control code
846540484
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Fifth edition
Extent
xvii, 401 pages
Isbn
9781462513116
Lccn
2013027895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)846540484

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