The Canadian in America: Real-Life Tax and Financial by Brian D. Wruk

By Brian D. Wruk

Targeting 8 key parts of economic planning—from immigration and customs making plans to property making plans and investments—this advisor offers integral details for any Canadian considering or making plans a stream or already dwelling within the usa. Detailing the numerous ameliorations among U.S. legislation and customs with frequent Canadian ones, this compendium solutions very important questions similar to Can a Canadian qualify for U.S. Medicare at age sixty five? Is a Canadian will legitimate in the United States? and What assurance do provincial wellbeing and fitness plans supply within the usa?

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Migration in European History by Klaus Bade, Allison Brown

By Klaus Bade, Allison Brown

Because the fall of the Iron Curtain, migration has develop into a big reason for problem in lots of ecu international locations, yet migrations to, from and inside Europe are not anything new, as Klaus Bade reminds us during this well timed heritage. A historical past of migration to, from and inside of Europe over a variety of eras, nations and migration varieties. Examines the riding forces and currents of migration, their results at the cultures of either migrants and host populations, together with migration rules. makes a speciality of the 19th and 20th centuries, relatively the interval from the second one global conflict to the current. Illuminates issues approximately migration in Europe this present day. Acts as a corrective to the alarmist reactions of host populations in twenty-first century Europe.

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Encyclopedia of Immigration and Migration in the American by Gordon Morris Bakken, Alexandra S. Kindell

By Gordon Morris Bakken, Alexandra S. Kindell

The Encyclopedia of Immigration and Migration within the American West offers even more than ethnic teams crossing the plains, touchdown at ports, or crossing borders; this two-volume paintings makes the heritage of the yank West a massive a part of the yank event. via sweeping entries, centred biographies, neighborhood histories, monetary company research, and demographic reviews, this Encyclopedia offers the tapestry of the West and its inhabitants in the course of quite a few classes of migration. the 2 volumes research the settling of the West and contain assurance of events of yank Indians, African american citizens, and the often-forgotten function of ladies within the West's development.  

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The Limits of British Colonial Control in South Asia: Spaces by Ashwini Tambe, Harald Fischer Tiné

By Ashwini Tambe, Harald Fischer Tiné

This publication assesses British colonialism in South Asia in a transnational mild, with the Indian Ocean quarter as its ambit, and with a spotlight on ‘subaltern’ teams and actors. It breaks new flooring through combining new strands of analysis on colonial heritage. considering colonialism in dynamic phrases, the publication makes a speciality of the stream of individuals of the decrease orders that imperial ventures generated.

Challenging the assumed balance of colonial rule, the social areas featured are those who threatened the racial, category and ethical order instituted through British colonial states. through elaborating at the colonial state's techniques to manage perceived 'disorder' and the modes of resistance and subversion that subaltern topics used to problem kingdom keep watch over, an image of British Empire as an eventually precarious, moving and unruly formation is gifted, that's really precise from its self-projected picture as an orderly entity.

Thoroughly researched and leading edge in its technique, this booklet may be a helpful source for students of Asian, British imperial/colonial, transnational and overseas history.

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Migration, Development, and Transnationalization by Nina Glick Schiller, Thomas Faist

By Nina Glick Schiller, Thomas Faist

The connection among migration and improvement is turning into a huge box of research, but the basics - analytical instruments, conceptual framework, political stance - aren't being referred to as into query or discussion. This quantity presents a precious replacement standpoint to the present literature because the participants discover the contradictory discourses approximately migration and the position those discourses play in perpetuating inequality and a world regime of militarized surveillance. The assumptions surrounding the assymetrical transfers of assets that accompany migration are deeply skewed and proceed to mirror the pursuits of the main robust states and the associations that serve their pursuits. those that search to handle the morass of improvement failure, vitriolic assaults on immigrants, or sanguine perspectives approximately migrant corporation are challenged by way of this quantity to place apart their methodological nationalism and pursue substitute pathways out of the quagmire of poverty, violence, and worry that's enveloping the globe.

Nina Glick Schiller is Director of the study Institute for Cosmopolitan Cultures and Professor of Social Anthropology on the collage of Manchester and the founding editor of the magazine Identities: international stories in tradition and gear.

Thomas Faist is Professor of Transnational and improvement experiences within the division of Sociology, Bielefeld college. He serves at the editorial board of The Sociological Quarterly, Ethnic and Racial reports, Migration Letters, and South Asian Diaspora.

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Nations and Citizenship in the Global Age: From National to by Richard Munch

By Richard Munch

This booklet is ready the formation of nationhood and citizenship and their transformation within the worldwide age. different collective identities which advanced, affected fairly by means of immigration, in Britain, France, the USA and Germany are defined in a old, genetic and comparative standpoint with particular emphasis at the case of Germany. It seems on the query of transnational civil ties and the identities which emerge through the means of eu integration and the way they relate to nationwide and sub-national identities.

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