ix, 309 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm.
9781412924955 paperback 1412924952 paperback
Sociology for a new century.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: Movement across borders Accounting for immigration flows Counting contemporary immigration flows Assimilation: historical perspective and contemporary reframing Transnationalism and the persistence of homeland ties Multiculturalism: a new mode of incorporation The state and immigration control Citizenship and the state in a globalizing world.