Politics of Immigration in France, Britain, and the United States by Martin A. Schain
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Politics of Immigration in France, Britain, and the United States
By Martin A. Schain

The Politics of Immigration in France, Britain, and the United States

A Comparative Study

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Politics of Immigration in France, Britain, and the United States by Martin A. Schain

Book Awards

  • Winner of Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2009.

Book Description

This book argues that although labour market needs have been an important element in the development of immigration policy, they have been filtered through a political process, the politics of immigration. The book explores the relation between policy and politics in France, the UK, and the US.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781403962164
ISBN-10: 1403962162
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 20mm)
Pages: 346
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Publish Date: 12-Mar-2009
Country of Publication: United States

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Books By Author Martin A. Schain

Politics of Immigration in France, Britain and the United States by Martin A. Schain Politics of Immigration in France, Britain and the United States, Paperback (June 2012)

Updated through 2012 with all-new material in every chapter, Schain's book provides a detailed, comparative look at the policies that drive and inform immigration politics in three Western countries, and shows how immigration policy has political sources far beyond labor market needs.

Politics of Immigration in France, Britain, and the United States by Martin A. Schain Politics of Immigration in France, Britain, and the United States, Hardback (March 2009)

This book argues that although labour market needs have been an important element in the development of immigration policy, they have been filtered through a political process, the politics of immigration. The book explores the relation between policy and politics in France, the UK, and the US.

Comparative Federalism by Martin A. Schain Comparative Federalism, Hardback (November 2006)

Comparative federalism is now an important topic, with scholarly work comparing the US and EU 'proliferating rapidly'. The present volume seeks to build on and contribute to this growing literature, by developing a systematic comparison of the institutions, policies and developmental patterns of the European Union and the United States.

Politics of Immigration in Western Europe by Martin A. Schain Politics of Immigration in Western Europe, Paperback (November 1994)

This book is devoted to an analysis of how immigration has emerged as a political issue, how the politics of immigration have been constructed, and what have been the consequences in western Europe.

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Author Biography - Martin A. Schain

MARTIN A. SCHAIN is Director of the Center for European Studies at New York University, USA. He is the editor of Palgrave's series Europe in Transition and is the author or co-author of ten books, many published by Palgrave, including The Marshall Plan: Fifty Years After and A Century of Organized Labor in France.

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