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Global Talent: Skilled Labor as Social Capital in Korea (Studies of the Walter H. Shorenstein Asi)
Global Talent: Skilled Labor as Social Capital in Korea (Studies of the Walter H. Shorenstein Asi)
by Gi-wook Shin
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Global Talent seeks to examine the utility of skilled foreigners beyond their human capital value by focusing on their social capital potential, especially their role as transnational bridges between host and home countries. Gi-Wook Shin and Joon Nak... (read more)

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Global Talent: Skilled Labor as Social Capital in Korea (Studies of the Walter H. Shorenstein Asi)
Global Talent: Skilled Labor as Social Capital in Korea (Studies of the Walter H. Shorenstein Asi)
by Gi-wook Shin
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Global Talent seeks to examine the utility of skilled foreigners beyond their human capital value by focusing on their social capital potential, especially their role as transnational bridges between host and home countries. Gi-Wook Shin and Joon Nak... (read more)

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Dreamers: An Immigrant Generation's Fight for Their American Dream
Dreamers: An Immigrant Generation's Fight for Their American Dream
by Eileen Truax
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Originally from Mexico, Eileen Truax is a journalist and a migrant currently living in Los Angeles. She writes a column for Huffington Post’s Voices blog, “Si muero lejos de ti” (If I die far from you), and speaks at colleges and... (read more)

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Dream Chasers: Immigration and the American Backlash
Dream Chasers: Immigration and the American Backlash
by John Tirman
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Illegal immigration continues to roil American politics. The right-wing media stir up panic over "anchor babies," job stealing, welfare dependence, bilingualism, al-Qaeda terrorists disguised as Latinos, even a conspiracy by Latinos to "retake" the... (read more)

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Making Asian American Film and Video: History, Institutions, Movements (Asian American Studies Today)
Making Asian American Film and Video: History, Institutions, Movements (Asian American Studies Today)
by Jun Okada
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The words andldquo;Asian American filmandrdquo; might evoke a painfully earnest, low-budget documentary or family drama, destined to be seen only in small film festivals or on PBS (Public Broadcasting Service). In her groundbreaking study of the past... (read more)

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The Crusades of Cesar Chavez: A Biography
The Crusades of Cesar Chavez: A Biography
by Miriam Pawel
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Cesar Chavez founded a labor union, launched a movement, and inspired a generation. He rose from migrant worker to icon, becoming one of the great leaders of the twentieth century. Two decades after his death, Chavez remains the most significant Latino... (read more)

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Detained and Deported: Stories of Immigrant Families Under Fire
Detained and Deported: Stories of Immigrant Families Under Fire
by Margaret Regan
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Margaret Regan (Tucson, AZ) is arts editor and writer for the Tucson Weekly and the author of The Death of Josseline: Immigration Stories from the Arizona Borderlands (Beacon Press, 2010), a 2010 Southwest Book of the Year and a Common... (read more)

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To Sin Against Hope: Life and Politics on the Borderland
To Sin Against Hope: Life and Politics on the Borderland
by Alfredo Gutierrez
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Alfredo Gutierrez helped found the national Chicano student organization MEChA. He was elected to the state senate at the age of twenty-five and served as both majority and minority leader. After losing his bid for governor of Arizona in 2002, he began... (read more)

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Making Asian American Film and Video: History, Institutions, Movements (Asian American Studies Today)
Making Asian American Film and Video: History, Institutions, Movements (Asian American Studies Today)
by Jun Okada
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The words andldquo;Asian American filmandrdquo; might evoke a painfully earnest, low-budget documentary or family drama, destined to be seen only in small film festivals or on PBS (Public Broadcasting Service). In her groundbreaking study of the past... (read more)

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"I Don't See Color": Personal and Critical Perspectives on White Privilege
"I Don't See Color": Personal and Critical Perspectives on White Privilege
by Bettina (edt) Bergo
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The markers of privilege form a complex, recalcitrant knot. Understanding them requires spanning theory and practice, which we negotiate through 'braided narrative'. Our contributors weave personal practice and experience together with theoretical study... (read more)

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Asylum and Exile: The Hidden Voices of London (Manifestos for the 21st Century)
Asylum and Exile: The Hidden Voices of London (Manifestos for the 21st Century)
by Bidisha
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Asylum and Exile is the result of several months of personal outreach to refugees and asylum seekers that goes behind the headlines to reveal the humanity, tragedy, and bravery of the individuals who have left everything behind to seek sanctuary... (read more)

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European Muslim Antisemitism: Why Young Urban Males Say They Don't Like Jews (Studies in Antisemitism)
European Muslim Antisemitism: Why Young Urban Males Say They Don't Like Jews (Studies in Antisemitism)
by Gunther Jikeli
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Antisemitism from Muslims has become a serious issue in Western Europe, although not often acknowledged as such. Looking for insights into the views and rationales of young Muslims toward Jews, Günther Jikeli and his colleagues interviewed 117 ordinary... (read more)

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Botanicas: Sacred Spaces of Healing and Devotion in Urban America
Botanicas: Sacred Spaces of Healing and Devotion in Urban America
by Joseph M. Murphy
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Botánicas is an exploration in text and photographs of spiritual shops found in Latino neighborhoods throughout the United States. Readers discover these marvelous spaces and their alternative spiritualities that help patrons cope with the grind and... (read more)

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Immigration in Singapore
Immigration in Singapore
by Norman (edt) Vasu
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This study traces the sociopolitical effects of immigration on Singapore and its population, a topic that has been the subject of intense debate in the nation as its population grows increasingly diverse. Beyond the logic of economic imperatives, the... (read more)

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How Many Is Too Many?: The Progressive Argument for Reducing Immigration Into the United States (Chicago Studies in American Politics)
How Many Is Too Many?: The Progressive Argument for Reducing Immigration Into the United States (Chicago Studies in American Politics)
by Philip Cafaro
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From the stony streets of Boston to the rail lines of California, from General Relativity to Google, one of the surest truths of our history is the fact that America has been built by immigrants. The phrase itself has become a steadfast campaign line, a... (read more)

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Shame: How America's Past Sins Have Polarized Our Country
Shame: How America's Past Sins Have Polarized Our Country
by Shelby Steele
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The United States today is hopelessly polarized; the political Right and Left have hardened into rigid and deeply antagonistic camps, preventing any sort of progress. Amid the bickering and inertia, the promise of the 1960s—when we came together as... (read more)

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Hearing the Voices of the Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Communities: Inclusive Community Development
Hearing the Voices of the Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Communities: Inclusive Community Development
by Andrew (edt) Ryder
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The past decade has seen increased interest in, and attention to, the place of Gypsies, Roma, and Travellers (GRT) in both political and media circles, but the problems they face nonetheless remain relatively unknown. This book—much of it written by... (read more)

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China's Second Continent: How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa
China's Second Continent: How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa
by Howard W. French
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The Road to Citizenship: What Naturalization Means for Immigrants and the United States
The Road to Citizenship: What Naturalization Means for Immigrants and the United States
by Sofya Aptekar
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Complicating the common view that immigrant incorporation is a top-down process, determined largely by parents, Vikki Katz explores how children actively broker connections that enable their families to become woven into the fabric of American life... (read more)

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Race on the Move: Brazilian Migrants and the Global Reconstruction of Race (Stanford Studies in Comparative Race and)
Race on the Move: Brazilian Migrants and the Global Reconstruction of Race (Stanford Studies in Comparative Race and)
by Tiffany D. Joseph
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Race on the Move takes readers on a journey from Brazil to the U.S. and back to explore how migration between these countries transforms Brazilians' interpretation of race in each place.... (read more)

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