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The immigrant threat

Leo Lucassen

The immigrant threat

the integration of old and new migrants in western Europe since 1850

by Leo Lucassen

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana, IL .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLeo Lucassen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 277 p. :
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22726723M
ISBN 100252072944

This makes the second edition of The Latino Threat a timely and excellent book. It is a 'must-read' for politicians, academics, and anyone interested in immigration, Latina/o studies, race/class/gender inequalities and the politics of immigration."—San Juanita Garcia, Bulletin of Latin American Research.   In Wordless Imagery, An Immigrant's Timeless Tale In his beautifully illustrated book, The Arrival, Shaun Tan depicts the struggle of immigration — .

Despite rises in immigration and attempts to manage immigration, anti-immigrant threat and prejudice remains a major concern at the individual and societal levels, and often surfaces as a key political, economic, and social issue. Research shows anti-immigrant prejudice is widepread. One of the explanatory factors for widespread anti-immigrant attitudes is threat perception.   In many regions around the world students with certain immigrant backgrounds underachieve in educational settings. This paper provides a review and meta-analysis on one potential source of the immigrant achievement gap: stereotype threat, a situational predicament that may prevent students to perform up to their full abilities.

The Deep Roots of Trump’s Anti-Immigrant Policies. By as well as traces of emerging developments,” as Daniel Martinez HoSang and Joseph E. Lowndes write in their new book, Producers, Parasites, Patriots: a resurgent nativism has targeted immigrants as a threat to national security, as a way for the Right to make sense of the war on. Buy a cheap copy of The Latino Threat: Constructing book by Leo R. Chavez. From volunteers ready to patrol the U.S.-Mexico border to the hundreds of thousands of men, women, and children who have marched in support of immigrant rights, the Free shipping over $


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"The acid test of a scholarly book is whether we learn something new from reading it--a more stringent version, whether we learn something new about a subject we thought we already knew well. By that tougher standard, Leo Lucassen's new book, The Immigrant Threat, passes with distinction.

Leo Lucassen's The Immigrant Threat tackles the question of whether it is reasonable to believe that the integration process of these new immigrants will indeed be fundamentally different in the long run (over multiple generations) from ones experienced by similar immigrant groups in the past.

For comparison, Lucassen focuses on "large and Cited by:   Immigrants Under Threat focuses on the way the material needs of everyday life both enable and constrain participation in immigrant resistance movements. Using ethnographic research from two Mexican immigrant communities on California’s Central Coast, Greg Prieto argues that immigrant communities turn inward to insulate themselves from the Cited by: 2.

The Good Immigrant is a really excellent collection of essays written by a variety of Black, Asian and minority ethnic writers about the immigrant experience in Britain today. The essays are by turns eye-opening, poignant, funny and occasionally depressing, but all were well written and highly readable/5.

The book emphasizes that the geographic sources of the "threat" have changed and that contemporaries tend to over-emphasize the threat of each successive wave of immigrants, in part because the successfully incorporated immigrants of the past have become invisible in national histories.

The Immigrant Threat: often framed in global terms, as Samuel P. Huntington points out in his influential book on the clash of civilizations. This shift in attention, which occurred throughout western Europe, coincided with a substantial inflow into western Europe of migrants from Muslim countries such as Turkey, Morocco, Algeria, and Brand: University of Illinois Press.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 2. Immigrants Under Threat shifts the conversation from what has been done to Mexican immigrants to what they do in response.

From private strategies of avoidance, to public displays of protest, immigrant resistance is animated by the massive demographic shifts that started in and an immigration enforcement regime whose unprecedented scope.

Book Review: Leo Lucassen, The Immigrant Threat: The Integration of Old and New Migrants in Western Europe sinceUrbana, IL, University of Illinois Press, ; xii + pp.; $ pbk; ISBN Marjory Harper (ed.), Emigrant Homecomings: The Return Movement of Emigrants —, Manchester, Manchester University Press, ; xi + pp.; £ hbk; ISBN.

The Immigrant Lucassen. Follow this and additional works at: Part of theSocial Work Commons This Book Note is brought to you for free and open access by the Social Work at ScholarWorks at WMU. For more information, please contact @ Recommended Citation () "The Immigrant Threat. Free Online Library: Leo Lucassen, The Immigrant Threat.(Book review) by "Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare"; Sociology and social work Books Book.

From volunteers ready to patrol the U.S.-Mexico border to the hundreds of thousands of men, women, and children who have marched in support of immigrant rights, the United States has witnessed a surge of involvement in immigration activism.

In The Latino Threat, Leo R. Chavez critically investigates the media stories about and recent experiences of immigrants to show how prejudices and. The Immigrant Threat by Leo Lucassen,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Immigrant Threat: Leo Lucassen: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(22).

"The Good Immigrant is a lively and vital intervention into the British cultural conversation around race. Instead of statistics and dogma we find real human experience and impassioned argument - and it's funny and moving, too. A must read!" -- Zadie Smith "The stories are sometimes funny, sometimes.

Get this from a library. The Latino threat: constructing immigrants, citizens, and the nation. [Leo R Chavez] -- "Investigates the media stories about and recent experiences of immigrants to show how prejudices and stereotypes have been used to malign an entire immigrant population and.

Book summary. While Europe Slept advances two central arguments: firstly, that Europe faces a growing cultural and demographic threat from its Muslim immigrant population; and secondly, that Europe's political and intellectual leadership is exacerbating the threat by failing to encourage immigrants to fully integrate into the wider society.

According to the book entitled Migration Between States and Markets, the phrases "immigrant invasion" or "illegal alien invasion" and similar iterations, are used by nativists to describe what they believe are unassimilated and unassimilable immigrants.: 19–27 Louis Dow Scisco () coined the term nativism in his PhD thesis in reference to anti-immigrant, anti-Catholic.

In "The Latino Threat", Leo R. Chavez critically investigates the media stories about and recent experiences of immigrants to show how prejudices and stereotypes have been used to malign an entire immigrant population - and to define what it means to be an s - and the media at large - nurture and perpetuate the notion that.

The immigrant threat: the integration of old and new migrants in Western Europe since [Leo Lucassen] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search "This book is an important addition to the literature on integration in Western Europe. New Book 'American Dirt' does a poor job of displaying the real immigrant experience While the author appeared to have the best of intentions, her attempt at.

A ccording to its editor Nikesh Shukla, The Good Immigrant is “a document of what it means to be a person of colour” in Britain today. In 21 essays by black, Asian and minority ethnic writers.