Immigrant America
Book Description:

This revised, updated, and expanded fourth edition ofImmigrant America: A Portraitprovides readers with a comprehensive and current overview of immigration to the United States in a single volume.Updated with the latest available data,Immigrant Americaexplores the economic, political, spatial, and linguistic aspects of immigration; the role of religion in the acculturation and social integration of foreign minorities; and the adaptation process for the second generation. This revised edition includes new chapters on theories of migration and on the history of U.S.-bound migration from the late nineteenth century to the present, offering an updated and expanded concluding chapter on immigration and public policy.

eISBN: 978-0-520-95915-6
Subjects: Sociology