The Resource Emigration and Political Development

Emigration and Political Development

Label
Emigration and Political Development
Title
Emigration and Political Development
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines whether countries or regions that experience significant outward migration can expect to benefit politically from that emigration
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
320.9
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6124 .M67 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Emigration and Political Development
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-284) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Tables; List of Figures; Preface; Acronyms; 1 Introduction; MOTIVATIONS; Economic Arguments; Political Arguments; Historical Examples; THE ROAD AND CHALLENGES AHEAD; 2 Toward Political Development; EARLY INROADS; CAPABILITY APPROACHES TO DEVELOPMENT; Amartya Sen; Martha Nussbaum; The Human Development Index; MEASURING POLITICAL DEVELOPMENT; Conceptual Challenges; WHAT THEN?; 3 Linking Emigration to Political Development; THE STATE AND POLITICAL DEVELOPMENT; FOUR APPROACHES TO POLITICAL DEVELOPMENT; An Indirect Approach; Direct Effects
  • : "THE STORMY PETREL OF NORWEGIAN LABOR; The Emigrant; The Agitator; Emigrant Influence; EMIGRANT REVOLUTIONARIES; CONCLUSION; 10 Conclusion; EMIGRATION AND POLITICAL DEVELOPMENT; Individual; CommunityState; RegimeSystem; ON THE NATURE OF THE RELATIONSHIP; The Role of Economic Development; Summing Up; WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?; Appendix I: Case-Selection Matrix; Appendix II: EMIG 1.2 Overview; Appendix III: Countries with No Emigration Data (and hence excluded from final version); Appendix IV: Lagging Pattern, Newey-West Models, Truncated TSCS Data
  • Appendix V: Emigration Flows and Political Development, 1976-2006, EMIG 1.2 DataAppendix VI: Emigration Stocks and Political Development, 1980-2006, UN Data; Bibliography; Index
  • CASE SELECTION AND CONTROL4 Global Connections; EMIG 1.2; Aggregate Results; POLITICAL DEVELOPMENT; Three Waves; Development Datasets; A STATISTICAL EXAMINATION; Global Time Series, No Lag; Global Time Series with Lags; TSCS; CONCLUSION; 5 The Free Migration Regime before World War I; EMIGRANT TRENDS; Norwegian Emigration Characteristics; THE NORWEGIAN CASE; Norways Political Development; The Idea of Freedom; Strength in Numbers; The Home Front; CONCLUSION; 6 Guest-Worker Programs after World War II; PERIOD PATTERNS; NORTH AMERICA; Mexican Political Development; The Bracero Program
  • ConclusionEUROPE; The Guest-Worker Program in Europe; Sending-Country Characteristics; CONCLUSION; 7 Limited Mobility in the World Today; METHODOLOGICAL REFLECTIONS; COMPARATIVE BASELINE: EMIG 1.2; THE 2009 HUMAN DEVELOPMENT REPORT; SMALL-STATE EMIGRATION; CONCLUSION; 8 Internal Migration; THE GREAT MIGRATION IN THE UNITED STATES; Political Development in the South; The March of the Impatient; A Declining Oversupply; Delivering Justice; Conclusion; THE GREAT MIGRATION IN CHINA; The Hukou System; Chinese Political Development; Conclusion; CONCLUSION; 9 Fellow Travelers; MARTIN TRANM & AElig
Control code
ocn763158065
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (314 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139144971
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613315168
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.b30230500
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)763158065
  • cbo1139048031

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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