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Author García, María Cristina, 1960- author

Title The refugee challenge in post-cold war America / María Cristina García
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2017]
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Contents Introduction -- : now that the cold war is over, who is a refugee? -- : US refugee policy in the age of genocide -- Refuge in the national security states -- The new asylum seekers -- Conclusion -- Bibliography
Summary The Refugee Challenge in Post-Cold War America examines the geopolitical and domestic interests that have shaped US refugee and asylum policy since 1989. In the post-Cold War era, policymakers consider a wider range of populations as potentially eligible for refuge: victims of civil unrest, trafficking, and gender and sexuality-based discrimination
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 03, 2017)
Subject Jewish refugees -- United States
Political refugees -- United States
World politics -- 1989-
Jewish refugees.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Security.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Services & Welfare.
Political refugees.
World politics.
United States.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017051634
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