Migration Theory: Talking Across the Disciplines
Caroline B. Brettell, James F. Hollifield
Routledge, Jul 26, 2000 - Political Science - 304 pages
During the last decade the issue of migration has increased in global prominence and has caused controversy among the host countries around the world. Continuing their interdisciplinary approach, editors Catherine Brettell and James Hollifield have included revised essays from the first edition in such fields as anthropology, political science, and history. This edition also features new essays by a demographer, geopgrapher, and sociologist.
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Migration Theory Talking across Disciplines
Narratives of the Particular
CHAPTER 2 Demographic Analyses of International Migration
An Economic Analysis
From Assimilation to Segmented Assimilation from the American Experience to the Global Arena
The Social Construction of Networks Identities Communities and Globalscapes
Geographical Theories in International Migration
How Can We Bring the State Back In?
CHAPTER 8 Law and the Study of Migration
Interdisciplinarity Globality and Postdisciplinarity in Migration Studies