ebooks and download videos Search All  Title  Author 
Home / Nonfiction / Social Science / Emigration & Immigration

Immigrants: Your Country Needs Them

| £20.79 | €23.38 | Ca$33.73 | Au$33.28
by Philippe Legrain
What is this?DRM-EPUB | by download   add to wish list
Immigrants: Your Country Needs Them by Philippe Legrain

Immigration divides our globalizing world like no other issue. We are swamped by illegal immigrants and infiltrated by terrorists, our jobs stolen, our welfare system abused, our way of life destroyed--or so we are told. At a time when National Guard units are deployed alongside vigilante Minutemen on the U.S.-Mexico border, where the death toll in the past decade now exceeds 9/11's, Philippe Legrain has written the first book about immigration that looks beyond the headlines. Why are ever-rising numbers of people from poor countries arriving in the United States, Europe, and Australia? Can we keep them out? Should we even be trying?

Combining compelling firsthand reporting from around the world, incisive socioeconomic analysis, and a broad understanding of what's at stake politically and culturally, Immigrants is a passionate but lucid book. In our open world, more people will inevitably move across borders, Legrain says--and we should generally welcome them. They do the jobs we can't or won't do--and their diversity enriches us all. Left and Right, free marketeers and campaigners for global justice, enlightened patriots--all should rally behind the cause of freer migration, because They need Us and We need Them.

To view this DRM protected ebook on your desktop or laptop you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed. It is a free software. We also strongly recommend that you sign up for an AdobeID at the Adobe website. For more details please see FAQ 1&2. To view this ebook on an iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device you will need the Adobe Digital Editions app, or BlueFire Reader or Txtr app. These are free, too. For more details see this article.

SHARE  Share by Email  Share on Facebook  Share on Twitter  Share on Linked In  Share on Delicious
or call in the US toll free 1-888-866-9150 product ID: 652573

Ebook Details
Pages: 392
Size: 2.5 MB
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Date published:   2014
ISBN: 9781400865413 (DRM-EPUB)

DRM Settings
Copying:not allowed
Printing:not allowed
Read Aloud:  not allowed

Territory Restrictions
This ebook will NOT be sold to customers with a billing address in:
Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belgium, Belize, Bermuda, Botswana, Brunei Darussalam, Cameroon, Cook Islands, Cyprus, Denmark, Dominica, Fiji, France, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guyana, Iceland, India, Iraq, Ireland, Isle of Man, Italy, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lesotho, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malawi, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Montserrat, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Pitcairn, Portugal, Saint Lucia, Samoa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, St. Helena, Switzerland, Tanzania (United Republic of), Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Uganda, United Kingdom, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

This product is listed in the following categories:

Nonfiction > Business & Economics > Economic Conditions
Nonfiction > Political Science > Globalization
Nonfiction > Social Science > Emigration & Immigration

If you find anything wrong with this product listing, perhaps the description is wrong, the author is incorrect, or it is listed in the wrong category, then please contact us. We will promptly address your feedback.

Submit 5 page SummaryWhat is this?

© 2016