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Author Heer, David M.

Title Immigration in America's future : social science findings and the policy debate / David M. Heer
Published Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1996


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Description xi, 244 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Foundations of social inquiry
Foundations of social inquiry.
Contents 1. Overview -- 2. The Volume and Character of Future Immigration: The Values at Stake -- 3. The Influence of Social Science Findings -- 4. The History of U.S. Immigration Law -- 5. Patterns of Immigration to and from the United States -- 6. Determinants of Immigration -- 7. Enforcement of Immigration Law -- 8. The Impact of Immigration -- 9. Proposals for Change in U.S. Immigration Law
Summary Immigration policy is one of the most contentious issues facing the United States today. In this timely and informative book, David Heer invites readers to examine the data and trends of immigration to the United States and, ultimately, make up their own minds about what our national immigration policy ought to be
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-236) and index
Subject United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History.
LC no. 95052167
ISBN 0813387396 (hc : acid-free paper)
081338740X (paperback: acid-free paper)