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Title Immigrant experiences in North America : understanding settlement and integration / edited by Harald Bauder and John Shields
Published Toronto : Canadian Scholars' Press, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (444 pages ): illustrations, maps
Contents Understanding immigration, settlement, and integration in North America / John Shields and Harald Bauder -- Two centuries of immigration to North America / Robert Vineberg -- The transformation of US immigration policy / Philip Kretsedemas -- Continuity and change in Canadian immigration policy / Myer Siemiatycki -- Security and its impact on migrants and refugees / Tariq Amin-Khan -- Illegalized migrants / Charity-Ann Hannan -- Finding work: the experiences of immigrants in North America / Michael Samers and Mitchell Snider -- Experiences of highly educated immigrants / Maria Adamuti-Trache -- Immigration status and the legalization of inequality / Nandita Sharma -- Ethnic retailing / Zhixi Cecilia Zhuang, Tony Hernandez, and Shuguang Wang -- Immigrant women in Canada and the United States / Leslie Nichols and Vappu Tyyska -- The schooling of children of immigrants / Mehrunnisa Ahmad Ali -- Newcomer food security and safety / Mustafa Koc, Kristen Soo, and Lichun Willa Liu -- The health of immigrants and refugees / Morton Beiser -- Immigrant health services and healthcare / Lu Wang -- Ethnic media: on the margins no more / April Lindgren -- Changing immigrant settlement patterns in North America's gateway cities / Sutama Ghosh and Raymond M. Garrison
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Electronic books.
Immigrants -- Canada -- Social conditions
Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions.
Social integration -- Canada
Social integration -- United States.
Emigration and immigration -- Economic aspects.
Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
Emigration and immigration.
Immigrants -- Social conditions.
Social integration.
Canada -- Emigration and immigration -- Economic aspects
Canada -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
Canada -- Emigration and immigration.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Economic aspects.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
United States -- Emigration and immigration.
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Bauder, Harald, 1969- editor.
Shields, John, 1954- editor.
ISBN 1551307154