The Resource Global crossings : immigration, civilization, and America, Alvaro Vargas Llosa, (electronic resource)

Global crossings : immigration, civilization, and America, Alvaro Vargas Llosa, (electronic resource)

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Global crossings : immigration, civilization, and America
Title
Global crossings
Title remainder
immigration, civilization, and America
Statement of responsibility
Alvaro Vargas Llosa
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Language
eng
Summary
Migration has been happening, in varying forms, for millennia but it still elicits fear and mistrust, and not just on the part of the ?receiving" society. Communities from where people migrate often disapprove of the migrants' decision and consider it treacherous. The recent reawakening of the debate about migration in the new millennium has evoked intense emotion particularly in the United States and Europe. Global Crossings cuts through the jungle of myth, falsehood and misrepresentation that dominates the debate, clarifying the causes and consequences of human migration. Why do millions
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N$T
Dewey number
305.9/069120973
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6350
LC item number
.V37 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Target audience
adult
Global crossings : immigration, civilization, and America, Alvaro Vargas Llosa, (electronic resource)
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Global crossings : immigration, civilization, and America, Alvaro Vargas Llosa, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The takeover -- Not just here, not just now -- Why they move -- The reaction -- Unnatural borders -- The law as fiction -- Immigrant values versus native values -- Islam, ghettos, and slums -- The multicultural fallacy -- Culture changes -- Immigrants and the economic seesaw -- What immigrants do to jobs, wages, and the economy? -- Do immigrants cost more than they contribute? -- Is immigration a left-wing or a right-wing cause? -- Shock and awe -- Why things and not people -- Credo or nationality? -- A path to citizenship -- Open minds
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ocn844940489
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1 online resource (pages
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online
Isbn
9781598131352
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
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  • (Sirsi) f844940489
  • (CaAE) f844940489

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