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Toward A Theory of Immigration

by Peter C. Meilaender

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Immigration & emigration,
  • International relations,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Emigration & Immigration,
  • Sociology - Social Theory,
  • Social Science / Emigration & Immigration,
  • General,
  • International,
  • Emigration and immigration,
  • Government policy,
  • Moral and ethical aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9892680M
    ISBN 100312240341
    ISBN 109780312240349


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"Changes in the global political order and trends in liberal political philosophy have called into question the state's traditional right to regulate immigration according to its own national identity. Indeed, the politics of immigration - from Mexican President Vicente Fox's bold call for open borders with the United states to Australia's recent refusal to admit a ship carrying hundreds of.

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Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Peter C. Meilaender (Author) ISBN Cited by: About this book Introduction In the face of these political and scholarly trends, Meilaender offers a strong yet thoughtful defense of that right, arguing that, within broad limitations, states may legitimately exercise wide discretion in crafting immigrations policies that reflect.

Changes in the global political order have combined with dominant trends in liberal political philosophy to spark increasing scholarly criticism of the state's traditional right to regulate immigration according to its own national identity.

In the face of these political and scholarly trends. David P. Lindstrom of Brown University reviews Toward a Theory of Immigration by Peter C.

Meilaender. Peter Meilaender states that changes in the global political order have combined with dominant trends in liberal political philosophy to spark increasing scholarly criticism of the state’s traditional right to regulate immigration according to its own national identity.

Research on attitudes toward immigrants and immigration policy is rooted in Blumer's () theory of group position or, more generally, group threat theory and Allport's () theory of prejudice. Both theories seek to explain in- groups' attitudes toward out-groups, specifically whites' attitudes toward blacks and the racial policies aimed Cited by: the immigration attitudes of immigrants and other minority groups (e.g., Dancygier & SaundersMcClain et al.

Following the emphasis of prior literature, we primarily cover quan-titative scholarship on Americans’ immigration attitudes and integrate discussions of Canadians’ and Europeans’ immigration attitudes where Size: KB. This book challenges ethnocentric American or European perspectives on immigration, disputes the classical assimilation model of a linear progression of immigrant cultures toward a dominant American national character, questions human capital theory as an explanation of ethnic group achievement, reveals conflicting ethnic and racial attitudes.