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Migration, Globalization, and the State

  • Rachel K. Brickner

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Exploring the Dynamic Intersections of Migration, Globalization, and the State

  3. Economic Globalization and Migration

  4. Local Interests and Migration Policy in the Context of Globalization

  5. The Influence of Migrants’ Experience on State and Society

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 125-125
    2. Yvon Le Bot
      Pages 147-160
    3. Marta Núñez-Sarmiento
      Pages 161-179
    4. Rachel K. Brickner, R. James Sacouman
      Pages 180-192
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 193-198

About this book


Drawing evidence from North and South America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East, the contributors illustrate that even within the common framework of economic globalization, the ways in which the interests of state actors and the agency of migrants intersects continuously shapes and reshapes both home and destination societies.


Europe gender globalization migration Nation political economy religion social justice Transnational

Editors and affiliations

  • Rachel K. Brickner
    • 1
  1. 1.Acadia UniversityCanada

About the editors

Stephen Ahern, Acadia University, Canada Ruth Amir, Yezreel Valley College, Israel Rachel K. Brickner, Acadia University, Canada Susan Brigham, Mount Saint Vincent University, Canada Alexandra Dobrowolsky, Saint Mary's University, Canada Terry Gibbs, Cape Breton University, Canada Cynthia Joseph, Monash University, Australia Yvon Le Bot, Senior Marie Curie Research Fellow, European Commission Marta Núñez-Sarmiento, University of Havana, Cuba (retired) R. James Sacouman, Acadia University, Canada

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