Immigration / [compiled by] H.W. Wilson, a division of EBSCO Information Services.

"Presidential candidate Donald Trump's recent proposals to devote large amounts of federal spending into deporting all undocumented immigrants and to build a wall between the United States and Mexico are only two of the latest controversial ideas in the ongoing discussion over immigration....

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Corporate Author: H.W. Wilson Company.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Amenia, New York : Grey House Publishing, 2016.
Edition:[First edition].
Series:Reference shelf ; v. 88, no. 2.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • 1.
  • Politics, the law, and immigration reform. Politics and reform in an immigrant nation ;
  • Immigration reform: corporate demands trump human rights /
  • Michelle Chen ;
  • Hey! Who left the border open? /
  • Emily Cadei ;
  • American limbo /
  • Jeffrey Toobin ;
  • Miscalculation on visas disrupts lives of highly skilled immigrants /
  • Julia Preston ;
  • The front line against birthright citizenship /
  • Jonathan Blitzer
  • 2.
  • Immigration labor, activism, and human rights. Laboring for human rights ;
  • Illegal immigrant detention centers rife with abuses, U.S. Civil Rights Commission report finds /
  • Stephen Dinan ;
  • Immigrant labor, immigrant rights /
  • David Bacon ;
  • Mexican migration-corridor hospitality /
  • Alejandro Olayo-Méndez, Stephen Nathan Haymes, and Maria Vidal de Haymes ;
  • How immigrant activists changed L.A. /
  • Manuel Pastor ;
  • Deadly human trafficking business on Mexico-US border /
  • Axel Storen Weden
  • 3.
  • Popular conceptions, stereotypes, and biases. Immigration myths and misconceptions ;
  • More than half the nation's governors say Syrian refugees not welcome /
  • Ashley Fantz and Ben Brumfield ;
  • Turning away refugees won't fight terrorism, and might make it worse /
  • Nick Stockton ;
  • Report aims to debunk anti-immigration myths /
  • Yasmin Anwar ;
  • Immigrants and crime: crunching the numbers /
  • Catherine E. Shoichet ;
  • For illegal immigrants with babies, the anchor pulls in many directions /
  • Pamela Constable ;
  • The telling way white Americans react to pictures of dark-skinned immigrants /
  • Jeff Guo
  • 4.
  • Education, culture, and families. Immigrant family value ;
  • Schools brace for the influx of immigrants /
  • Lesli A. Maxwell ;
  • In U.S. schools, undocumented youths strive to adjust /
  • Corey Mitchell ;
  • Supreme Court guards education for undocumented immigrants /
  • Julie Underwood ;
  • Immigration: assimilation and the measure of an American /
  • Stephanie Hanes ;
  • Requirements keep young immigrants out of Long Island classrooms /
  • Benjamin Mueller ;
  • Bilingualism: when education and assimilation clash /
  • Melinda D. Anderson ;
  • Children of immigration /
  • Marcelo M. Suárez-Orozco & Carola Suárez-Orozco
  • 5.
  • Global and domestic economies. The economic impact of immigration ;
  • Globalization and NAFTA caused migration from Mexico /
  • David Bacon ;
  • The fear of "not enough to go round" /
  • Bridget Anderson ;
  • Let the kids stay /
  • Franklin Foer ;
  • The most entrepreneurial group in America wasn't born in America /
  • Adam Bluestein ;
  • The economics of Syrian refugees /
  • John Cassidy.