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Immigration and opportunity

race, ethnicity, and employment in the United States

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Published by Russell Sage Foundation in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alien labor -- United States,
  • African Americans -- Employment,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Economic aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesRace, ethnicity, and employment in the United States
    StatementFrank D. Bean and Stephanie Bell-Rose, editors.
    ContributionsBean, Frank D., Bell-Rose, Stephanie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJV6471 .I443 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 425 p. :
    Number of Pages425
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15621242M
    ISBN 100871541513
    ISBN 109780871541512
    OCLC/WorldCa52689138

    America has been described as a melting pot. It's the place where people come to find freedom, a fresh start, and new opportunities. By immigrating from their homelands, these families have brought with them pieces of their culture, all of which have made the United States the diverse and eclectic country it is. Immigration and Opportunity by Frank D. Bean, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

    In the twenty-first century, illegal immigration continues to be a focus of contention in the United States. Many native-born citizens acknowledge the contributions of undocumented immigrants and believe these people should be afforded the opportunity to obtain legal status.   On the case is the political philosopher David Miller. His timely book STRANGERS IN OUR MIDST: The Political Philosophy of Immigration (Harvard University, $35) may not be Author: James Ryerson.

    Roy Beck The Case Against Immigration New York: W.W. Norton and Company, J ournalist, immigration scholar and active protestant layman, Roy Beck is pro-immigrant but anti-immigration- at least immigration at its present level of one million-plus yearly. His book is a powerful case against today’s mass immigration that is compassionate, racially-sensitive but not racist, and profoundly. His book recognizes that immigration policy is not just about economics, because immigration policy is also social policy. And he worries that the immigration status quo risks widening divisions.


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