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Center for Migration Studies (U.S.)

Works: 152 works in 365 publications in 1 language and 11,481 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Church history  Abstracts 
Roles: Editor, isb, Other, Publisher
Classifications: JV6001, 325.05
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Most widely held works by Center for Migration Studies (U.S.)
The international migration review by Brooklyn College( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ProQuest electronic version of: The International migration review. Supports browsing, searching, and printing of documents
Migration world magazine by Center for Migration Studies (U.S.)( )

in English and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal on migration and human security( )

in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In defense of the alien : proceedings of the ... annual National Legal Conference on Immigration and Refugee Policy by National Legal Conference on Immigration and Refugee Policy( )

in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pacific bridges : the new immigration from Asia and the Pacific islands by James T Fawcett( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The following papers are collected in this anthology of research on East-West international migration: (1) "International Migration and Pacific Basin Development" (James T. Fawcett and Benjamin V. Carino); (2) "The Global Picture of Contemporary Immigration Patterns" (Mary M. Kritz); (3) "One Field, Many Views: Competing Theories of International Migration" (Alejandro Portes); (4) "International Relations and Asian Migrations" (Michael S. Teitelbaum); (5) "Contrasting Patterns of Asian Refugee Movements: The Vietnamese and Afghan Syndromes" (Astri Suhrke and Frank Klink); (6) "The Changing Face of Asian Immigration to the United States" (Fred Arnold, Urmil Minocha, and James T. Fawcett); (7) "Southeast Asian Refugee Migration to the United States" (Linda W. Gordon); (8) "The Asian and Pacific Island Peoples of Australia" (Charles A. Price); (9) "New Zealand's Admission of Asians and Pacific Islanders" (Andrew D. Trlin); (10) "Asian Immigrants to Canada" (Daniel Kubat); (11) "Asian Americans: Growth and Change in the 1970s" (Peter S. Xenos, Robert W. Gardner, Herbert R. Barringer, and Michael J. Levin); (12) "The Future Asian Population of the United States" (Leon F. Bouvier and Anthony J. Agresta); (13) "The Philippines and Southeast Asia: Historical Roots and Contemporary Linkages" (Benjamin V. Carino); (14) "Korea and East Asia: Premigration Factors and U.S. Immigration Policy" (Illsoo Kim); (15) "South Asian Immigrants: Trends and Impacts on the Sending and Receiving Societies" (Urmil Minocha); (16) "Paradise Left? Pacific Island Voyagers in the Modern World" (John Connell); (17) "Impacts of Emigration on Sending Countries (Benjamin V. Carino); (18) "Documenting Immigration: a Comparison of Research on Asian and Hispanic Immigrants" (Teresa A. Sullivan); and (19) "Explaining Diversity: Asian and Pacific Immigration Systems" (James T. Fawcett and Fred Arnold). Also included in the book are 10 figures and 57 tables demonstrating immigration patterns. (Kh)
Arabic speaking communities in American cities by Barbara C Aswad( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Images, a pictorial history of Italian Americans( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1986 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hmong in transition by Glenn L Hendricks( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers presented at a 1984 conference on research on the Hmong in the United States are collected in this book. The 24 papers are organized around four central themes (Hmong culture and change, adaptation to a new society, language and literacy, and health care issues). Titles and authors are: (1) "Stages of Hmong Cultural Adaptation" (William A. Smalley); (2) "The Hmong of Laos: Economic Factors in the Refugee Exodus and Return" (Robert Cooper); (3) "Processes of Identity Maintenance in Hmong Society" (Timothy Dunnigan); (4) "Culture and Adaptation: Hmong Refugees in Australia" (Gary Yia Lee); (5) "The Miao in Contemporary China" (Louisa Schein); (6) "Geomancy as an Aspect of Upland-Lowland Relationships" (Nicholas Tapp); (7) "Training Hmong Women: For Marginal Work or Entry into the Mainstream" (Sarah R. Mason); (8) "Changes in Hmong Refugee Marital Attitudes in America" (William H. Meredith and George P. Rowe); (9) "Resolving Sexual Assault: Hmong and the American Legal System" (Beth L. Goldstein); (10) "The Hmong in Isla Vista: Obstacles and Enhancements to Adjustment" (Catherine Stoumpos Gross); (11) "Factors Contributing to a Split within a Clientelistic Needlework Cooperative Engaged in Refugee Resettlement" (Nancy D. Donnelly); (12) "The Hmong Resettlement Study: a Symposium" (Includes six short pages by several authors); (13) Cooperative Engaged in "Two-Word Expressives in White Hmong" (Martha Ratliff); (14) "Verb Serialization in Hmong" (Laurel Owensby); (15) "The Morpheme 'Kom': a First Analysis and Look at Embedding in Hmong" (Annie Jaisser); (16)"Zero Anaphora and Topic Prominence in Hmong" (Judith Wheaton Fuller); (17) "Investigating Literacy: Approaches, Tools, and Their Consequences for Inquiry" (Gail Weinstein); (18) "Factors in Individual Acquisition of English: a Longitudinal Study of Hmong Adults" (Karen Reed Green and Stephen Reder); (19) "Shamanism in the Context of Hmong Resettlement" (Jaques Lemoine); (20) "Guidelines for Mental Health Professionals to Help Hmong Clients Seek Traditional Healing Treatment" (Bruce Thowpaou Bliatout); (21) "Hmong Perception of Illness and Traditional Ways of Healing" (Xoua Thao); (22) "Sleep Disturbances and Sudden Death of Hmong Refugees: a Report on Field Work Conducted in the Ban Vinai Refugee Camp" (Ronald G. Munger); (23) "a Cross-Cultural Assessment of Maternal-Child Interaction: Links to Health and Development" (Charles N. Oberg, Sharon Muret-Wagstaff, Shirley G. Moore and Brenda Cumming); (24) "Undue Lead Absorption in Hmong Children" (Karl Chun and Amos S. Deinard); (25) "Attitudes of Hmong toward a Medical Research Project" (Marshall Hurlich, Neal R. Holtan, and Ronald G. Munger). (Kh)
When borders don't divide : labor migration and refugee movements in the Americas by Patricia R Pessar( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Refugee policy : Canada and the United States( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perspectives in Italian immigration and ethnicity : proceedings of the symposium held at Casa Italiana, Columbia University, May 21-23, 1976 by Symposium on the State of Italian American Research( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working with refugees : proceedings of the Simon S. Shargo Memorial Conference by Simon S. Shargo Memorial Conference( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Columbus people : perspectives in Italian immigration to the America and Australia by Center for Migration Studies (U.S.)( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International migration digest by Missionaries of Saint Charles( )

in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undocumented aliens in the New York Metropolitan Area : an exploration into their social and labor market incorporation by Demetrios G Papademetriou( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The immigration experience in the United States : policy implications : proceedings of the International Migration Conference, Fordham University, March, 1991 by International Migration Conference( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The politics of return : international return migration in Europe : proceedings of the First European Conference on International Return Migration (Rome, November 11-14, 1981) by Daniel Kubát( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains thirty-seven papers on return migration in Europe. It focuses mainly on the local and national effect of measures taken by receiving countries to restrict immigration and to encourage voluntary repatriation. Part I covers return migration to Algeria, Tunisia, Spain, Portugal and Greece, and also describes the effects on the local communities. Part II examines return migration from the point of view of host countries, notably France, Germany FR, Sweden and Finland. Part III is concerned with perspectives on return migration, examining historical cases (for example USA to Poland, and Australia to Holland), and theoretical analyses to explain return migration. The volume contains a cumulative bibliography, name index, subject index, a note on the authors and the conference programme
Migration today( )

in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European immigrants and the Catholic Church in Connecticut, 1870-1920 by Dolores Ann Liptak( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Implementing the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 : current legislative initiatives, refugees, migration policy: health and education : proceedings of the 1988 Annual National Legal Conference on Immigration and Refugee Policy by National Legal Conference on Immigration and Refugee Policy( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Center for Migration Studies.

Center for migration studies of New York


CMS (Center for Migration Studies ; Staten Island N.Y.)

New York Center for Migration Studies

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