The Handbook of International Migration : The American Experience / Charles Hirschman, Philip Kasinitz, Josh DeWind, editors.

New York : Russell Sage Foundation, 1999.
1 online resource (517 p.)
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012

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Immigrants -- United States.
United States -- Emigration and immigration.
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Contents ; Contributors ; Foreword / Reynolds Farley ; Acknowledgments ; Introduction. International Migration and Immigration Research: The State of the Field ; Part I. Theories and Concepts of International Migration ; Chapter 1. Immigration Theory for a New Century: Some Problems and Opportunities / Alejandro Portes ; Chapter 2. Why Does Immigration Occur?: A Theoretical Synthesis / Douglas S. Massey ; Chapter 3. The Role of Gender, Households, and Social Networks in the Migration Process: A Review and Appraisal / Patricia R. Pessar
Chapter 4. Matters of State: Theorizing Immigration Policy / Aristide R. Zolberg Chapter 5. Transmigrants and Nation-States: Something Old and Something New in the U.S. Immigrant Experience / Nina Glick Schiller ; Chapter 6. Theories of International Migration and Immigration: A Preliminary Reconnaissance of Ideal Types / Charles Hirschman ; Part II. Immigrant Adaptation, Assimilation, and Incorporation ; Chapter 7. Rethinking Assimilation Theory for a New Era of Immigration / Richard Alba and Victor Nee
Chapter 8. Toward a Reconciliation of ""Assimilation"" and ""Pluralism"": The Interplay of Acculturation and Ethnic Retention / Herbert J. Gans Chapter 9. Assimilation and Its Discontents: Ironies and Paradoxes / Ruben G. Rumbaut ; Chapter 10. Segmented Assimilation: Issues, Controversies, and Recent Research on the New Second Generation / Min Zhou ; Chapter 11. Social and Linguistic Aspects of Assimilation Today / David E. Lopez ; Chapter 12. Immigrants, Past and Present: A Reconsideration / Joel Perlmann and Roger Waldinger
Chapter 13. Immigrants' Socioeconomic Progress Post-1965: Forging Mobility or Survival? / Rebeca Raijman and Marta Tienda Chapter 14. The Immigrant Family: Cultural Legacies and Cultural Changes / Nancy Foner ; Part III. The American Response to Immigration ; Chapter 15. Liberty, Coercion, and the Making of Americans / Gary Gerstle ; Chapter 16. Immigration and Political Incorporation in the Contemporary United States / David Plotke ; Chapter 17. Historical Perspectives on the Economic Consequences of Immigration into the United States / Susan B. Carter and Richard Sutch
Chapter 18. Immigration and the Receiving Economy / Rachel M. Friedberg and Jennifer Hunt Chapter 19. Fiscal Impacts of Immigrants and the Shrinking Welfare State / Thomas J. Espenshade and Gregory A. Huber ; Chapter 20. Face the Nation: Race, Immigration, and the Rise of Nativism in Late-Twentieth-Century America / George J. Sanchez ; Chapter 21. Instead of a Sequel, or, How I Lost My Subject / John Higham
Chapter 22. Immigration Reform and the Browning of America: Tensions, Conflicts, and Community Instability in Metropolitan Los Angeles / James H. Johnson Jr., Walter C. Farrell Jr., and Chandra Guinn
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [433]-486) and index.
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DeWind, Josh.
Kasinitz, Philip, 1957-
Hirschman, Charles.