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Immigration

 
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Trials of a role model

Patrik Öhberg and Elin Naurin on the retrenchment of a “humanitarian superpower” [Issue 40, 2017]
by Patrik Öhberg
 

 
 
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Integration of immigrants: A tool against terror

Julia Smith on Canada’s programs to integrate immigrants [Issue 40, 2017]
by Julia Smith
 

 

 
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Immigration: A tale of two countries revisited

An introduction to Issue 40's Immigration section by Henry Milner [Issue 40, 2017]
by Henry Milner
 

 
 
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British Labour’s immigration problem

Eric Shaw on British Labour’s immigration problem [Issue 39, 2016]
by Eric Shaw
 

 

 
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Kamel Daoud and his critics

Kamel Daoud on sexual violence in Cologne and accusations of Islamophobia [Issue 39, 2016]
by John Richards
 

 
 
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Integration of Muslim minorities: Is it about religion?

Jeffrey Reitz finds that religion has been overplayed as a factor in Muslims’ social integration [Issue 38, 2016]
by Jeffrey G. Reitz
 

 

 
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The economic and political costs of immigration

John Richards reviews Paul Collier's Exodus: How Migration is Changing Our World. [Issue 35, 2014]
by John Richards
 

 
 
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Immigration: Between two poles

AN INTRODUCTION TO THE IMMIGRATION SECTION OF ISSUE 34 BY HENRY MILNER AND JOHN RICHARDS [Issue 34, 2013]
by Henry Milner
 

 

 
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The interests of immigrants first

In Sweden, immigration is regarded as being primarily for the benefit of the immigrants themselves, and admission of refugees is the main priority. Elin Naurin and Patrik Öhberg report that, despite riots in a Stockholm suburb...
by Elin Naurin
 

 
 
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Making Canada’s immigrant selection policies work

In Canada, the primary purpose of immigration is regarded as being to boost the Canadian economy. Herbert Grubel proposes that economic immigrants should be admitted only if they have firm job offers in Canada. [Issue 34, 2013]
by Herbert Grubel
 

 

 
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Seven reasons to support (something like) the Quebec values charter

Columnist Arthur Milner finds seven reasons why something like the Quebec values charter deserves support – in Canada, not only in Quebec. [Issue 34, 2013]
by Arthur Milner
 

 
 
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Migrants as local citizens

François Crépeau looks at a humane approach to irregular migration in this article. [From Inroads 27, 2010]
by François Crépeau
 

 

 
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From the Melting Pot to Reasonable Accommodation

An introduction by Bob Chodos on the Reasonable Accommodation section of Issue 22 [From Inroads 22, 2008]
by Bob Chodos